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Grants:PEG/Irvin Stotomas/Wikipedia Takes Rinconada/Reallocation

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Basic information[edit]

Grant details[edit]

Project details[edit]

Official project name
Wikipedia Takes Rinconada Follow-up Activities
Project start date (include month, day, and year)
January 22, 2016
Project completion date (include month, day, and year)
March 22, 2016
Please describe the project in 1–2 sentences
To conduct follow-up activities after the project Wikipedia Takes Rinconada

Financial details[edit]

Currency requested
Philippine Peso
Amount requested in currency requested
Equivalent amount in US$ on the date of this submission
List the exchange rate used to calculate the amount listed in US$
₱47.705 = $1.00

Contact information[edit]

Primary contact name
Irvin Sto. Tomas
Primary contact username or email
irvinstotomas at yahoo dot com
Primary contact title (position within the organization)

If this project will be executed by someone other than the primary contact for your organization, please list that person's details here:

Project lead name
Project lead username or email
Project lead title (position), if any

Goals and measures of success[edit]

Project goal[edit]

Please briefly describe what will be accomplished if the project is successful.

Project goals
  • To communicate and conduct meetings with partner organizations to sustain the project and do future collaborations
  • To hold meet-ups cum editing activity with the project team and participants to sustain their interest in contributing to Wikimedia projects

Measures of success[edit]

Please provide a list of measurable criteria that will be used determine how successful the project is.

Measures of success
This project will be considered successful if a meet-up cum editing activity is conducted or a project proposal is drafted

Project scope and activities[edit]

This section describes what will happen if this project is funded. Who will do what, and when?

List of activities
  • On 14 January 2016, the project lead met with Francisco Peñones Jr. of Southern Luzon Representative, National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) Literary Arts Sub-Committee, and Secretary/Member of Burikbutikan Artists Collective, Inc. who is also connected with the Local Government Unit of Daet (LGU-Daet), to explore the possibility of conducting a photography walk in Daet, Camarines Norte
Discussions on conducting an activity in Daet, Camarines Norte will be done in order to come up with a project proposal
  • On 21 January 21 2016, the project lead met with Peter Lagyap of City of Iriga Tourism Office to discuss follow-up Wikipedia activities during Tinagba Festival in February namely Wikipedia Takes Rinconada Photo Exhibit (February 4) and Tinaga Festival Photo Walk (February 11) in Iriga City, Camarines Sur
Discussions on conducting follow-up activities in Iriga City, Camarines Sur will be done in order to sustain the interest of partner organizations, participants and the project team and participants in the Wikipedia Takes Rinconada project, in contributing to Wikimedia projects and in future collaborations

Budget and resources[edit]

Category Description Amount
Logistics Transportation, meals and communication ₱4,406.55 ($92.36)
Meet-up Fund came from the Wikipedia Takes Rinconada registration fees (5 registrants) ₱1,500.00 ($31.44)
Miscellaneous Unexpected expenses ₱1,164.04 ($24.40)
Total ₱7,664.04 ($160.65)


In the sections below, please describe how the project is related to the Wikimedia mission and Wikimedia's strategic priorities.

Fit to strategy[edit]

How will this project support the key organizational objectives of
  • If the further meet-ups become fruitful, it should lead to drafting of new proposals such as photo walks and editing workshops.
This statement should address at least one of the strategic priorities listed here specifically. See WMF Grants Program criteria for decisionmaking.
  • The activities will improve the content of Wikimedia projects and increase the number of contributors in the target area


If the project will benefit a specific online community, please tell us.
This project will directly benefit contributions on Wikimedia Commons of images/media taken in the Bicol region.
This project will directly benefit the Community based in the Bicol region.