Software Freedom Conservancy
Software Freedom Conservancy is a not-for-profit organization that helps promote, improve, develop, and defend Free, Libre, and Open Source Software (FLOSS) projects. Conservancy provides a non-profit home and infrastructure for FLOSS projects. This allows FLOSS developers to focus on what they do best — writing and improving FLOSS for the general public — while Conservancy takes care of the projects' needs that do not relate directly to software development and documentation.
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January 20, 2015
Software Freedom Conservancy, the organization behind Git, Samba, Wine, Inkscape and many other FLOSS projects announces and welcomes everyone to its first annual Supporter Night, a community appreciation event and fundraising dinner on Friday 30 January 2015 at 18:30 (6:30PM) in Brussels, Belgium on the night before FOSDEM.
January 12, 2015
Conservancy's Executive Director, Karen Sandler, and its Distinguished Technologist, Bradley Kuhn, are speaking this week at Linux Conf Australia. This year, LCA is being held in Auckland, New Zealand. Both Bradley and Karen are speaking on Thursday.
Posted by Karen Sandler on January 30, 2015Check out this video of Jono Bacon, Senior Director of Community at the XPrize Foundation and former Ubuntu Community Manager at Canonical, talking about Conservancy and why he is a Supporter. "We need to protect the current generation of free and open source projects and also pave the way to a brighter future," explains Jono in the video.