What are you talking about? A quick Google reveals no evidence that the Wikimedia Foundation and the Dillon Gallery have any association, apart from we have a wiki page on them. Who is the mail from - WMF or a chapter? Do you often receive snail mail from them? If not, do you have any evidence that you haven't fallen victim to an elaborate scam? What is an "invitation(?)" and how does it differ from an invitation?
To borrow your TL;DR, In short: huh??? On Thu, Aug 29, 2013 at 8:09 PM, Renata St <renataw...@gmail.com> wrote: > Hi, so I got this snail mail with an invitation(?) to an event(?) at Dillon > Gallery on Oct 1 for a suggested(?) donation of $500... and it left me > confused more than anything else. > > What's the event about? I can't find anything anywhere else (not that I > looked very hard). I understand it's a fundraising function, but besides > that? If I go there, what am I going to get (other than Cocktails & Hors > d'oeuvres)? > > What if I don't do the suggested donation? > > On a whole different level, since when does Wikimedia do fundraising > events? I thought it was a policy to abandon attempts to gain major donors > and to focus on the $10 donations? When did that change? > > In short: huh??? > > R. > _______________________________________________ > Wikimedia-l mailing list > Wikimediaemail@example.com > Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, > <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe> _______________________________________________ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimediafirstname.lastname@example.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe>