Winter Holiday Coverage

With the winter holidays upon us, most full-time community team folks will be taking some time off. For the last two weeks of the year (19–31 December), we’ll have limited coverage to help with most things that come up.

Payments will not be made between 24 Dec 2016 and 4 Jan 2017. If you have any payments that need to arrive in that timeline, please submit your payment request as soon as possible. Please note that US Banks are closed on 25 Dec and 1 Jan, which can additionally slow payments.

Responses to applications and email to will be slow during this time. If you have a question or request which needs answering before the end of the year, please let us know as soon as possible!

If you’re a deputyProgram Supporter Community Program Supporters (formerly Deputies) are a team of people worldwide who review WordCamp and Meetup applications, interview lead organizers, and keep things moving at WordCamp Central. Find more about program supporters in our Program Supporter Handbook. who has some extra time and you’d like to help out, either stop by the #community-team channel in SlackSlack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at or head right into SupportPress.

We’ll be back to normal schedules the first week of 2017. Cheers!