Why does Wikipedia need so much donation money ?

Answer Why not read what the Wikimedia Foundation itself says, at <… >?Alternatively, it might be interesting to read their Annual Report at < http://wikimediafo... Read More »

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Regarding follow-up of Wikipedia donation?

Write an email about your donation and your doubts

Have you made a donation to Wikipedia tonight ......?

Hi Sheltie Lover, I trust readers and I am sure they'll all help: last year's grandtotal has already been beaten, but there are still some millions to go! Remember that any amount helps getting rid... Read More »

Where can I see Wikipedia donation progress/status?

"Special:FundraiserStatistics" on the Wikimedia Foundation wiki is one of the best places to get this sort of information:<… >You can see statistics there... Read More »

Do people who have written articles in the past to Wikipedia get paid from this new "donation" scheme ?

You are right to be suspicious about this. Even the rather non-specific summaries given in the Wikimedia Foundation's ("WMF") publicly released financial statements manage to paint a disturbing pi... Read More »