[Sugar-devel] [IAEP] [SLOBS] URGENT action needed
cbigenho at hotmail.com
Mon Aug 14 17:18:33 EDT 2017
+1 for James C. The voice of reason speaks! Thank you!
From: IAEP <iaep-bounces at lists.sugarlabs.org> on behalf of James Cameron <quozl at laptop.org>
Sent: Monday, August 14, 2017 1:57:40 PM
To: Laura Vargas
Cc: iaep; sugar-devel at lists.sugarlabs.org; OLPC para usuarios, docentes, , voluntarios y administradores; Hilary Naylor; SLOBs
Subject: Re: [IAEP] [SLOBS] URGENT action needed
The policy does not apply when the funding comes from an organisation
external to SFC.
Thanks to OLPC-SF and Hilary!
On Mon, Aug 14, 2017 at 03:00:54PM -0500, Laura Vargas wrote:
> Hi Hilary,
> Sugar Labs is a member project of the Software Freedom Conservancy, and so
> travel funding is subject to the Software Freedom Conservancy Travel and
> Reimbursable Expense Policy.
> You can access the policy also via Sugar Labs Wiki Finance page at:
> Regards and blessings,
> Laura V
> 2017-08-13 17:43 GMT-05:00 Hilary Naylor <hnaylor at gmail.com>:
> dear all,
> Samson is now sponsored for the up-front expenses of his trip to GSoC in
> the amount of $700. His actual expenses are closer to $900 if anyone wants
> to co-sponsor. I understand that SFC is going to reimburse me around $630
> because that is the amount they allocated for local travel expenses.
> kind regards,
> Hilary Naylor
> Date: Sun, 13 Aug 2017 09:10:50 -0400
> From: Adam Holt <holt at laptop.org>
> To: Lionel Laske <lionel at olpc-france.org>
> Cc: iaep <iaep at lists.sugarlabs.org>, Sugar-dev Devel
> <sugar-devel at lists.sugarlabs.org>, "OLPC para usuarios,
> voluntarios y administradores" <olpc-sur at lists.laptop.org>,
> <slobs at lists.sugarlabs.org>, Tabitha Roder <
> tabitha at tabitha.net.nz>
> Subject: Re: [IAEP] [SLOBS] URGENT action needed
> Because Samson Goddy is our close friend and clearly should go to San
> Francisco for GSoC, it is tempting to send him a personal loan.
> But for Sugar Labs to provide loans to our personal friends is a dangerous
> precedent frought with moral and ethical hazards.
> As such, personally my conscience forces me to abstain from all such
> I strongly encourage others to provide Samson the $627.05 personal loan he
> in fact does need, if Sugar Labs cannot.
> *It will make a gigantic difference, and you will have a friend for life in
> Samson Goddy, who is likely to move forward accomplishing truly incredible
> things in his life.*
> Hilary Naylor, Ph.D.
> Oakland CA
> SLOBs mailing list
> SLOBs at lists.sugarlabs.org
> Laura V.
> I&D SomosAZUCAR.Org
> “Solo la tecnología libre nos hará libres.”
> ~ Laura Victoria
> Happy Learning!
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>  https://wiki.sugarlabs.org/go/Finance
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