Sponsorship and Finances (Bi-)Weekly Report for March 4

Here’s that weekly (and then some, since we missed last week) update on the payments and income for WordPress community events that we post on Fridays. This report might get more elaborate as we get the time to build more tools around financial reporting (currently it’s pretty manual), so if there’s a level of detail we’re not providing that you’d like to see, please mention it in the comments!

Between February 19 and March 3, here’s what came in:

Ticket revenue via PayPal: $30,740.59
Sponsorship income via wire transfer: $5,416.40 USD
Sponsorship income via PayPal: $3,149.00 USD
Sponsorship income via check: $7,100 USD

Total revenue (in USD): $57,415.26 USD

And in that same period, here’s what went out:
Vendors paid for MeetupMeetup Meetup groups are locally-organized groups that get together for face-to-face events on a regular basis (commonly once a month). Learn more about Meetups in our Meetup Organizer Handbook. venue program: 1
Vendors paid for WordCampWordCamp WordCamps are casual, locally-organized conferences covering everything related to WordPress. They're one of the places where the WordPress community comes together to teach one another what they’ve learned throughout the year and share the joy. Learn more. Atlanta: 2
Vendors paid for WordCamp Calgary: 1
Vendors paid for WordCamp Dayton: 4
Vendors paid for WordCamp Lancaster PA: 3
Vendors paid for WordCamp Norway: 4
Vendors paid for WordCamp Nuremberg: 2
Total number of payments: 17

Total payments (in USD): $17,932.58

Here’s a list of this week’s global sponsorship grants (which are determined at the budget review):

Sunshine Coast: $12,000.00 AUD
Lima: 10,000 soles
New Orleans: $2,000

As always, if you have any questions, please ask away in the comments!

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