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Crowdfunding in Wikimedia projects is the process of requesting money from the public to support the creation of Wikimedia content.

Crowdfunded projects

Project Year Category Platform Contact Funding goal Amount raised on wiki
The Vanamo Online Game Museum 2013 Photography kickstarter Evan-Amos $8,500 $17,493 The Vanamo Online Game Museum
TonyTheTiger, Wikipedian for the world (#TTTWFTW) 2014 Photography kickstarter TonyTheTiger $6,000 $445 en:User:TonyTheTiger/Photographs
WikiCheese 2014 Photography KissKissBankBank Pyb, Wikimédia France €5,000 €7,345 WikiCheese
Help me help Wikipedia! 2014 source material gofundme Keilana $600 $655
Creative Commons Camera 2014 Photography Kickstarter Ryan Hodnett $860 $860 Commons:Category:Photographs by Ryan Hodnett
New gear for Wikipedia & Commons photographer 2015 Photography indiegogo Poco a poco €5,600 €1,759
A macro lens to record the biodiversity in Kerala 2015 Photography indiegogo Jkadavoor $750 $3,150
Coding da Vinci Hackathon Startnext Barbara Fischer, Wikimedia Deutschland €10,000 €2,696
Wiki Loves Africa 2015 2015 Photo contest Indiegogo Anthere, WikiAfrica €1,200 €460 Wiki Loves Africa
Wikipedia co-founder makes 50 educational videos for kids 2016 Videos Kickstarter Larry Sanger $8,000 $532
A camera and workstation for free quality content 2016 Photography Generosity Rehman $1,600 $367 Some photos by Rehman
Help Jacek Halicki buy a new computer 2016 Photography Indiegogo Jacek Halicki €700 €903
Photograpy Equipment for Wikipedia user Wilfredo 2016 Photography Indiegogo Wilfredo Rodríguez $953.90 $1,217
Underwater robot Ch'ti Plouf 2017 Photography & video Ulule Lamiot €9,000 €10,000 Mise au point d'un drone subaquatique
Wikipedians in Residance 2019 GLAM own platform Xavier Cailleau WMFr, Wikimédia France €50,000 x 3 €7,581



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