[Theforum] treasurer's report II

Marlene Bruce marlene at members.evolt.org
Sat Nov 16 01:17:39 CST 2002

Hey Seb,

>Every time I think about fund raising, my mind keeps going back to the time
>Rusty of Kuro-whatever (Kuroshin?) raised that obscene amount of money
>($35K?) in just a few days by pleading for money to keep him alive.

Yup, http://kuro5hin.org/.

>Surely evolt.org is as valuable to its members, if not more?

I sure want to believe that. I wonder how well people give when
things are tight, and our audience has been hit particularly hard.

Then again, I've given at least $340 in donations to various
organizations and campaigns this year, and I'm not exactly rich right
now. I've never donated like that before.

>I keep
>wondering how we can raise even half that much without resorting to the ugh
>crying that Kuro-thatsite did...

Yeah, no whining.


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