Re: [Wikimedia-l] #SheSaid

2020-11-03 Thread Samuel Patton
I love this, and will gladly participate via my personal account! *"It's not the last couch you'll ever buy."* ~ My mom, always a pragmatist, abundantly notable in my hometown. #SheSaid On Tue, Nov 3, 2020 at 8:41 AM Rajeeb wrote: > Great to hear from you Florence and actually we all are

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Leadership change at Wikimedia Israel

2019-12-20 Thread Samuel Patton
Michal, I was very happy to get a little bit of your perspective in conversations re: fundraising over the last few months. Thank you for all you've done and I look forward to seeing what's next for you. Congratulations, Revital. Best wishes to all the awesome people at WMIL. sam On Thu, Dec

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Introducing our newest chapter, Wikimedia Korea

2019-04-24 Thread Samuel Patton
Congratulations! Very heartening to see. On Wed, Apr 24, 2019 at 6:48 AM Nabin K. Sapkota < nboycreationne...@gmail.com> wrote: > Congratulations and looks forward to future collaboration. > > Cheers, > Nabin > Wikimedians of Nepal > > > > On Wed, Apr 24, 2019 at 1:12 PM Philip Kopetzky > >

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Sverige receives a total of USD 500, 000+ in funding for three new projects, and a cost reduction of USD 30, 000/year

2019-03-28 Thread Samuel Patton
Congratulations! These initiatives look awesome. Well done on securing the funding and subsidized office space. On Thu, Mar 28, 2019 at 10:05 AM Samuel Klein wrote: > Wonderful. Wikispeech will be amazing :) > > On Thu., 28 Mar. 2019, 6:31 am John Andersson, < > john.anders...@wikimedia.se> >

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Sensory overloads

2018-08-15 Thread Samuel Patton
Thank you very much for sharing this. It is a personal growth area for me and this thread gives really valuable first-hand experience. On Wed, Aug 15, 2018 at 11:42 AM, Romaine Wiki wrote: > Hi everyone, > > In our movement we have a lot of different people, including people with a > different

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Would people be interested in a "Community Metrics and Activities Meeting"?

2018-07-30 Thread Samuel Patton
Thank you for making this happen, Pine, I'm very much looking forward to it. I did a decent amount of livestreaming for Huffington Post (I'm sorry) and other outlets back in my day and would be happy to help w/ future logistics as a volunteer. sam On Sat, Jul 28, 2018 at 7:04 PM, Pine W wrote:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] January Wikimedia Foundation Metrics & Activities meeting

2018-01-23 Thread Samuel Patton
Agree with James, this is a great idea and I'm looking forward to seeing Wiki DE do their thing. Sam On Tuesday, January 23, 2018, James Heilman wrote: > Excellent idea. Super cool to see. > > J > > On Tue, Jan 23, 2018 at 6:09 PM, Gregory Varnum >

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Recognition of Wikimedia Community User Group Botswana

2017-12-15 Thread Samuel Patton
Awesome! Congratulations and welcome. On Thu, Dec 14, 2017 at 9:34 PM, Kirill Lokshin wrote: > Hi everyone! > > I'm very happy to announce that the Affiliations Committee has recognized > Wikimedia Community User Group Botswana [1] as a Wikimedia User Group. The >

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Nov/Dec Wikimedia Foundation Metrics & Activities meeting

2017-11-20 Thread Samuel Patton
Thanks for the heads up, Sam! On Fri, Nov 17, 2017 at 1:01 PM, Samantha Lien wrote: > Hello everyone, > > The currently-scheduled November and December metrics meetings both fall > on popular holiday weeks in the United States and other parts of the world. > > Given this,

Re: [Wikimedia-l] A fundraising banner we'd like to try in a short test

2017-11-15 Thread Samuel Patton
I want to thank everyone for this robust discussion! We appreciate the feedback very much. I want to recognize the role that Joseph Seddon has played in encouraging us to share more results with this email list; he's the #1 reason that I started this thread. I also want to thank Peter Coombe, my

[Wikimedia-l] FY1617 Fundraising Report just published

2017-09-29 Thread Samuel Patton
Hi all, happy Friday. We are excited to share with you our fundraising report for fiscal year 2017 . This full year fundraising overview is always a group project that depends on the collaboration of many teams at the foundation:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] New style banner - A heads up

2017-08-25 Thread Samuel Patton
Hi all, happy Friday. I'm a member of the foundation's online fundraising team and wanted to add a few points and answers to this good discussion. I'll use bullet-points to separate each topic: - For clarification, this was a 1-hour test that ran from 15 to 16 UTC on Wednesday. We haven't

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Fundraising pilot on Facebook

2017-06-30 Thread Samuel Patton
han one aimed at the actual > fundraising team - if this works, will WMF decide it's the only movement > body that is allowed to fundraising on Facebook, in the same way's it > approaches the on-wiki banners? :) ) > > Regards, > > Chris > > On Thu, Jun 29, 2017 at 6:58 PM, S

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia: The Text Adventure

2017-06-30 Thread Samuel Patton
This is really neat. Thanks for sharing. Ah, text adventures. I wonder if there'd be a way to scale it so that you could actually enter more commands that would still pull from Wikimedia products ... *Eat sandwich* You ingest[1 ] a food typically consisting of

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Wikipedia Library User Group

2017-06-29 Thread Samuel Patton
Very cool, congratulations! sam On Thu, Jun 29, 2017 at 3:05 PM, Subhashish Panigrahi wrote: > This is a great news! Congratulations everyone involved in bringing this > awesome collective. > > Subhashish > > On Fri, Jun 30, 2017 at 12:02 AM, Katherine Maher

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Fundraising pilot on Facebook

2017-06-29 Thread Samuel Patton
it is former staff > member Zack Exley's company. > Is there a requirement that this consulting job will culminate in a > published and openly licensed report by Middle Seat? > > Regards, > John > > On Fri, Jun 30, 2017 at 12:58 AM, Samuel Patton <spat...@wikimedia.org> > wrot

[Wikimedia-l] Fundraising pilot on Facebook

2017-06-29 Thread Samuel Patton
Hi everyone, I'm writing to let you know about a project we're trying on the Foundation's fundraising team. Thanks to all the help and advice we've received from our colleagues in Communications, Legal, and Community Engagement. *I've posted this announcement as an update on Fundraising's Meta

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Wikimedia Deutschland: Annual Report 2016

2017-06-02 Thread Samuel Patton
I agree, the report is great and the videos are inspiring. Thanks for sharing! sam On Fri, Jun 2, 2017 at 7:15 AM, NC Hasive wrote: > Really very impressive report. Like the way to present the annual report. > > Hasive > > On Fri, Jun 2, 2017 at 3:29 PM, Erik Zachte

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Launch of Wiki Loves Women explainer video

2017-03-08 Thread Samuel Patton
Love the video and appreciate all your work. sam On Wed, Mar 8, 2017 at 11:55 AM, Cornelius Kibelka < cornelius.kibe...@wikimedia.de> wrote: > I really like the video, and I like the South-African dialect. Great job, > Florence & Isla! > > For the subtitles I'd suggest to use amara.org. That's

[Wikimedia-l] 2015 - 2016 Fundraising Report just published

2016-09-30 Thread Samuel Patton
Hi all, My name is Sam and I'm part of the online fundraising team. I'm writing to let you know that we just published our 2015 - 2016 Fundraising Report, and would love for you to check it out. Link here: https://wikimediafoundation.org/wiki/2015-2016_Fundraising_Report I've been a happy and