Community Programs team
- Not to be confused with Community Resources.
Community Programs is a team at the Wikimedia Foundation.
The team supports shared learning for growing core programs, especially Wikipedia Education Programs, The Wikipedia Library, and the initiatives of GLAM (Galleries, Libraries, Archives, and Museums).
The team supports programs and program leaders. Here are some examples of work this team does:
- Tools and supporting technology for core programs
- Recruitment, retention, and development of peer mentors
- Learning and knowledge-sharing tools
- Connecting institutional partners with community members
- Mapping the outcomes of Wikimedia Programs to learn their impact on the world
Some projects the team is working on are:
- Programs and Events Dashboard
- Education Collaborative
- Library Card
- GLAM white paper.
Find the Programs main programs here:
- Current list available on the Foundation wiki
- Ben Vershbow, Lead Programs Manager
- Tighe Flanagan, Senior Manager, Wikipedia Education Program
- Vahid Masrour, Wikipedia Education Program, Community Capacity Manager
- Jake Orlowitz, The Wikipedia Library
- Nichole Saad, Program Manager
- Alex Stinson, Strategist
- Sam Walton, Partner and Metrics Coordinator (contractor)