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More than 450 staff and contractors support Wikimedia projects, communities, donors, and readers.


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We are taking on a huge challenge: free knowledge for all. View open positions and learn about working for the Foundation.


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The Wikimedia Foundation Board of Trustees oversees our work. The Board is the Foundation’s ultimate corporate authority.


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The Wikimedia Foundation mission

To empower and engage people around the world to collect and develop educational content under a free license or in the public domain, and to disseminate it effectively and globally.

Knowledge belongs to all of us.

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View what we plan to accomplish this year and next. The 2018–2019 annual plan ended on June 30, and the 2019–2020 plan began July 1.

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