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Free Software Foundation awarded consulting project grant from Community Consulting Teams of Boston

by Free Software Foundation last modified Mar 03, 2021 05:24 PM

BOSTON, Massachusetts, USA -- Wednesday, March 3, 2021 -- The Free Software Foundation (FSF) today announced the award of a pro bono management consulting project from Community Consulting Teams of Boston (CCT). The strategic need is an analysis and marketing plan focused on the FSF's diverse network of supporters worldwide. The project is anticipated to be completed this summer.

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PRESS: Hardware hacker and academic Nadya Peek to keynote LibrePlanet 2021

by Greg Farough last modified Mar 02, 2021 04:47 PM

BOSTON, Massachusetts, USA -- Tuesday, March 2, 2021 -- The Free Software Foundation (FSF) today announced digital fabrication expert and University of Washington assistant professor Nadya Peek as a keynote speaker for LibrePlanet 2021. The annual technology and social justice conference will be held online on March 20 and 21, 2021, with the theme "Empowering Users."

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PRESS: Guardian Project's Nathan Freitas to keynote LibrePlanet 2021

by Zoe Kooyman last modified Feb 18, 2021 12:26 PM

BOSTON, Massachusetts, USA -- Wednesday, February 17, 2021 -- The Free Software Foundation (FSF) today announced Guardian Project director Nathan Freitas as its second keynote speaker for LibrePlanet 2021. The annual technology and social justice conference will be held online on March 20 and 21, 2021, with the theme "Empowering Users."

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Free Software Foundation awarded perfect score from Charity Navigator, plus eighth consecutive four-star rating

by Free Software Foundation last modified Feb 09, 2021 02:21 PM

Boston, Massachusetts, USA -- February 9th, 2021 -- The Free Software Foundation (FSF) has been awarded a four-star and 100% rating, the highest possible, from Charity Navigator, the largest independent evaluator of US-based nonprofit charities. The FSF was also selected for Charity Navigator's "Top Ten List" as one of "10 Charities Worth Watching." These designations exemplify the FSF's strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency.

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PRESS: Copyright reform activist Julia Reda to keynote FSF's LibrePlanet, March 20 & 21, 2021

by Zoe Kooyman last modified Nov 13, 2020 01:47 PM

BOSTON, Massachusetts, USA -- November 11, 2020 -- The Free Software Foundation (FSF) today announced Julia Reda as its first confirmed keynote speaker for LibrePlanet 2021. The annual technology and social justice conference will be held online on March 20 and 21, 2021, with the theme "Empowering Users." Registration will open soon.

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PRESS: FSF calls for community participation to help update High Priority Free Software Projects list

by Zoe Kooyman last modified Nov 13, 2020 01:55 PM

BOSTON, Massachusetts, USA -- Wednesday, October 28, 2020 -- The Free Software Foundation (FSF) today announced a call for feedback from the community to help assemble an update to the Foundation's High Priority Free Software Projects list (HPP).

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Free Software Foundation announces freedom-respecting videoconferencing for its associate members

by Zoe Kooyman last modified May 28, 2020 03:10 PM

BOSTON, Massachusetts, USA - Thursday, May 28, 2020 -- The Free Software Foundation (FSF) today announced free "as in freedom" videoconferencing for its associate members and their communities. This service will help everyone push back against increased societal pressure to use nonfree software to communicate with friends, collaborators, and loved ones during the COVID-19 pandemic, and after.

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Let's Encrypt, Jim Meyering, and Clarissa Lima Borges receive FSF's 2019 Free Software Awards

by Greg Farough last modified Apr 24, 2020 03:05 PM

BOSTON, Massachusetts, USA -- Saturday, March 14, 2020 -- The Free Software Foundation (FSF) today announced the recipients of the 2019 Free Software Awards, which are given annually at the LibrePlanet conference to developers and community members who have made significant contributions to the cause for software freedom. This year's recipients are Let's Encrypt, Jim Meyering, and Clarissa Lima Borges. As the ceremony was conducted virtually this year, each winner selected the person to present them the award.

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Contract opportunity: Bookkeeper

by Free Software Foundation last modified Jan 02, 2020 11:22 AM

This position has been filled.

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