Wikimedia Foundation elections/2017/Updates/Funds Dissemination Committee voting has begun
This is a message from the Wikimedia Foundation Elections Committee. Translations are available.
Voting has begun for eligible voters in the 2017 elections for the Wikimedia Foundation Funds Dissemination Committee and the Funds Dissemination Committee Ombudsperson.
The Funds Dissemination Committee (FDC) makes recommendations about how to allocate Wikimedia movement funds to eligible entities. There are five positions being filled. More information about this role can be found at the FDC elections page.
The Funds Dissemination Committee Ombudsperson receives complaints and feedback about the FDC process, investigates complaints at the request of the Board of Trustees, and summarizes the investigations and feedback for the Board of Trustees on an annual basis. One position is being filled. More information about this role can be found at the FDC Ombudsperson elections page.
The voting phase lasts from 00:00 UTC June 3 to 23:59 UTC June 11. Click here to vote. More information on the candidates and the elections can be found on the 2017 Funds Dissemination Committee and Funds Dissemination Committee Ombudsperson election pages on Meta-Wiki.
On behalf of the Elections Committee,
Katie Chan, Chair, Wikimedia Foundation Elections Committee
Joe Sutherland, Community Advocate, Wikimedia Foundation