[Osmf-talk] Financing the OSMF

Oliver Kühn oliver.kuehn at skobbler.com
Tue Aug 27 07:16:59 UTC 2013

Hi Jaak,

the bank charges include currency exchange losses. This is not what we
paid to the banks...


On 26.08.2013 16:24, Jaak Laineste (Nutiteq) wrote:
> Hello,
> Is there more detailed break-down of the costs, and how they have been covered so far? First of all, paying 2000 as "bank charges" in the context of 6000 revenues sounds a bit un-proportional for me. And what is "expenses". Only clear item here is 1000/month for hosting, and this is clear enough to justify yearly fundraising campaign specifically for it.
> Obviously there are fixed administrative costs, where set of corporate members or supporters might come handy. I'd prefer to keep them as supporters, not even official members. So you cannot buy bigger influence with money. Their (or our) representatives can be private OSMF members anyway.
> Jaak
> On 26.08.2013, at 13:54, Simon Poole <simon at osmfoundation.org> wrote:

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