Grants:Project/Rapid/Igbo Wikimedians User Group/Monthly Meetup/2018 Mid Year

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NGA IG/Monthly Meetup 2018 Mid Year
Monthly meetups with planned agenda that will include: Training, Actual Meeting, and Scheduled Edit-a-thons.
targetIgbo Wikipedia, Meta Wikimedia
start date18th August October 20
end date26th January March 30
budget (local currency)721,184 (Naira)
budget (USD)2,000$
grant typeGroup
contact(s)• *uzzherself(_AT_)
  • tochiprecious2(_AT_)
  •• ndewo(_AT_)
organization (if applicable)Igbo Wikimedians User group
website (if applicable)

Review your report

Please see the sample Meeting application before drafting your application.

Project Goal[edit]

Choose one or more of the following goals. You can add or delete goals as needed.

  1. Socialize with community members
  2. Recruit new editors
  3. Increase skills for existing editors
  4. Add or improve content

Project Plan[edit]


  1. What is the purpose of the meeting and why is it important to your community?
  • To build Igbo Wikimedians User Group, since it is a new one.
  • To train existing members.
  • To get members involved in project activities and planning.
  1. If applicable, what benefits have you seen from doing this kind of meeting in the past?
  2. How will you let participants know about the meeting?
  • Through social media
  • Igbo Wiki group chat (telegram)
  • By sending e-mails
  1. How will you keep participants engaged after the meeting is over?
    Igbo Wiki group chat (telegram)
  2. Is there anything else you want to tell us about this project?


Note: In addition to your project-specific measures of success, you will also be asked to report on some Global Metrics at the end of your final report. Please keep this in mind as you plan, and we'll support you as you begin your project.

  1. Number of total participants 25
  2. Number of people who will help organize the event 4 members


Item Description Per Event Number of Events Total NGN Total USD
Space rental 45,000 X6 270,000 749
Food and Drinks for 20 participants 45,000 X6 270,000 749
Logistics and Miscellaneous supplies(Presentation screen, stationaries, graphic design, and Internet) 30,184 X6 181,104 502
TOTAL 120,184 X6 721,184 2000
amount requested 721,184 2000


  • This project will finally help to bring members of the Igbo Community together and also get new members involved. Tochiprecious (talk) 04:37, 5 July 2018 (UTC)
  • This is not just a step in the right direction but several steps. I am excited at the immense possibilities and value add that this will inspire. Blossom Ozurumba (talk) 20:59, 7 July 2018 (UTC)