Wikimedia CH/Micro Grant/Photographing the swiss cheeses

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Please provide the following information for your micro-grant request:

Your Username: Softenpoche

Your Country of residence:Switzerland

Amount requested: 500 CHF.

Planned activity: Taking pictures of the different kinds of cheeses produced in Switzerland. Long term project. Currently progression of the project can be found here : Details of the fees will be send to Gabrielle MARIE today.

People involved
(e.g. How many people can benefit from the micro grant you request): Only me.

Please explain what influence your activity will have on Wikimedia Projects
(e.g. quantitative: number of new pictures uploaded to commons, no of new articles created / qualitative: strengthen the community of german-speaking wikipedia authors etc,): Bringing some iconografic material to wikipedia articles on the subject. Another advantage could be to use a popular product as a vehicle to spread the knowledge of the activities of WMCH more deeply in the country, not only in universities but also to everybody.

Please provide links to your contributions after your project or activity ended:
Please provide the links to the categories on Wikimedia Commons, to the articles on Wikipedia or any other contributions on Wikimedia projects:

Important: AFTER having submitted your request, please write an eMail to with your contact details (at least: Name, Surname, Email address)



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Hi @Moumou82: yes exactly, the grant is covering the expenses for purchasing the cheese. User:Softenpoche has provided WMCH a detailed list with all the cheeses and the according prices (varying between 3 and 7 CHF per cheese).
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Result: The Micro-grant committee approved/denied this request unanimously/by majority.