Planning a Contributor Day

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You will find the complete handbook for organising a Contributor DayContributor Day Contributor Days are standalone days, frequently held before or after WordCamps but they can also happen at any time. They are events where people get together to work on various areas of https://make.wordpress.org/ There are many teams that people can participate in, each with a different focus. https://2017.us.wordcamp.org/contributor-day/ https://make.wordpress.org/support/handbook/getting-started/getting-started-at-a-contributor-day/. in the contributor day handbook. You will also find more info on organizing a contributor day over here in the Meetup Organizer Handbook.

Budget Budget

If you’re planning to do a Contributor Day as part of your 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., don’t forget to add all the expenses related to the Contributor Day to the preliminary budget before submitting it. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to ask in the #community-events channel or to your mentorMentor Someone who has already organised a WordCamp and has time to meet with their assigned mentee every 2 weeks, they talk over where they should be in their timeline, help them to identify their issues, and also identify solutions for their issues. 🙂

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Stickers Stickers

We have Contributor Badge Stickers that we send to WordCamps hosting Contributor Days. When requesting your WordCamp’s swag, please be sure to let WordCamp CentralWordCamp Central Website for all WordCamp activities globally. https://central.wordcamp.org includes a list of upcoming and past camp with links to each. know how many attendees you expect for your contributor day so we can order an appropriate amount of stickers for your event!

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