Proposed: Funding Open Source Accounting software

Josh Berkus josh at
Sat Feb 15 21:59:28 UTC 2014

On 02/15/2014 12:06 PM, Anthony Towns wrote:
> Hi,
> On 3 May 2013 04:21, Josh Berkus <josh at> wrote:
>> The Software Freedom Conservancy is proposing to fund the efforts of a
>> full-time software developer to create NPO accounting software which
>> will be completely open source and free.  SPI could really use such
>> software.
>> As such, I propose that we fund this effort using $10,000 out of our
>> general SPI funds.  I think this is a good idea because: [...]
> Did anything happen with this? I got the impression there was general
> support for it on the list, but don't see a resolution to actually do
> it on

It was approved, but I don't know that anyone ever transferred the
money.  Since I most likely would have been the one to transfer the
funds, and I haven't, I suspect that they haven't gone anywhere.


--Josh Berkus

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