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Pats Pena

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The world relies on Wikipedia. Wikipedia relies on you.

Advancement Foundation

During difficult times, we discover a lot about ourselves. We also find out who our friends are. In 2020, millions of people found a good friend in Wikipedia. Some folks, like me, were stuck at home making sense of a changed world. Others were out there keeping the world running. But all of us could….

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Aerial shot of Bangalore city of Nagawara area.

Wikimedia Foundation kicks-off fundraising campaign in India

Advancement Foundation

Recently, the Wikimedia Foundation began a fundraising campaign on Wikipedia in India, inviting anyone who relies on Wikipedia to support its future. Banners are appearing on the English Wikipedia in India, asking readers to consider contributing with a donation. The banners have generated a lot of conversation online. We wanted to address some of the….

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Wikipedia English Fundraiser 2020

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India Fundraising Banner

Fundraising Banner India - 2020

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Aerial shot of Bangalore city of Nagawara area.

Bangalore

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