Cypurr Collective

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Our Mission: To educate the public on cybersecurity in an accessible and hollistic way with fun cats. Our work aims to resist systemic oppressions through community self-defense.

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Friskies

We're eating tonight! A dollar per month pledge helps us out, plus, you'll get a complimentary card/sticker, a special cypurr Camera sticker-cover ... Read more

$1 USD / month

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Waruva

Prrrrr....thank you! In addition to all the other Friskies' tier prizes, you'll get a Special Cypurr T-Shirt!

$5 USD / month

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Raws

...*big cat eyes*...THANK YOU! In addition to the other tier prizes, we'll thank you a lot on social media, plus a Cypurr Faraday Fanny Pack!

$10 USD / month

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Events

Cypurr Collective is hosting the following events.

Past event

Cypurr Social

12:00 AM UTC
Bring back cypurr socials, a night of games and discussion and cats!

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Past event

Cypurr's End of the Year Cyber-Security Game Show Spectacular aka SO LONG 2020!

07:00 PM UTC
Recap the weirdness of 2020 with your Cypurr Friends (rsvp in description)
Past event

CyPurr 2020 Holiday Buyer's Guide to Tech

07:00 PM UTC
Holidaze are here again! Looking for some techy gifts but concerned about privacy? Join us as we ...Read more
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CyPurr Session: Tales from the CryptoParty (aka the Terror of Tech in Modern Life)

06:00 PM UTC
Our most SPOOOOKKYY workshop yet! Come with your own spooky tech story to share with the group!
Past event

Cypurr Session: Cybersecurity in times of COVID

06:00 PM UTC
We'll be on the BPL Zoom on this day, doing one of our classic Cypurr cybersecurity discussions, ...Read more
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Cypurr Social: Ghost in the Shell (not the ScarJo version)

11:00 PM UTC
A cyborg policewoman and her partner hunt a mysterious and powerful hacker called the Puppet Mast...Read more

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Past event

Cypurr Session: The Password Is Strong with This One...

07:00 PM UTC
Nowadays there are special programs called password managers that make it easy to generate and st...Read more
Past event

SecuriTEA Time: FeministCyberSelfDefense

06:00 PM UTC
Tea and talk, focusing on feminist solutions to cybersecurity issues
Past event

Cypurr Session: Cyber Harassment and Harm Reduction

07:00 PM UTC
For this month’s Cypurr Session, we’ll be focusing on cybersecurity , talking about ways that yo...Read more
Past event

SecuriTEA Time: FeministCyberSelfDefense

06:00 PM UTC
Tea and talk, focusing on feminist solutions to cybersecurity issues
Past event

Cypurr Social: ROBOCOP

12:00 AM UTC
Ever wonder what happens when corporate tech mixes with State priorites? This ain't Palantir, thi...Read more
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Cypurr Sessions: 2020/4/2020

07:00 PM UTC
Crazy New Year's Eve? Come talk tech detox w/ the Cypur Cats!
Past event

SecuriTEA Time: FeministCyberSelfDefense

06:00 PM UTC
Tea and talk, focusing on feminist solutions to cybersecurity issues
Past event

Cypurr Social: XMAS

12:00 AM UTC
XMAS comes a early....by a few centuries!

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Past event

Cypurr Session: End of A Decade

07:00 PM UTC
Come reminisce the techy 2010s with the Cypurr Collective!
Past event

SecuriTEA Time: FeministCyberSelfDefense

06:00 PM UTC
Our monthly tea and talk at Bluestockings Bookstore
Past event

Looks To Disappear: Surveillance Tech and Fab Fashion!

06:00 PM UTC
Our monthly CryptoParty at the Brooklyn Public Library!
Past event

Cypurr Social: War Games

11:00 PM UTC
Our monthly tech movie night at BabyCastles!

Top financial contributors

Individuals

1
Nicholas DiBari

$375 USD since Jan 2020

2
Grey Cohen

$370 USD since Jul 2019

3
Incognito

$170 USD since Jan 2020

4
Dustin Reyes

$70 USD since Apr 2020

5
Incognito

$50 USD since Jan 2021

6
Incognito

$40 USD since Apr 2021

7
Guest

$25 USD since Dec 2020

8
Deidre Holtsclaw

$20 USD since Mar 2021

9
Lacey Kasten

$15 USD since Feb 2021

10
Jan Descartes

$13 USD since Jul 2020

11
Incognito

$10 USD since Aug 2020

12
Guest

$1 USD since May 2021

Organizations

1
Pop Gym

$999 USD since Dec 2019

2
LaBac

$54 USD since Aug 2020

3
Benevity

$30 USD since Mar 2021

Cypurr Collective is all of us

Our contributors 18

Thank you for supporting Cypurr Collective.

Grey Cohen

Admin

Total contributions

$370 USD

Collective Member

Rory Mir

Admin

meow :3

Pop Gym

Financial Contributor

Total contributions

$999 USD

Nicholas DiBari

Financial Contributor

Total contributions

$375 USD

incognito

Financial Contributor

Total contributions

$170 USD

I love the work they do, and I owe them some $$$

Dustin Reyes

Financial Contributor

Total contributions

$70 USD

LaBac

Financial Contributor

Total contributions

$54 USD

FIGHT DYSTOPIA! ʕっ•ᴥ•ʔっ

Incognito

Financial Contributor

Total contributions

$50 USD

Raws

incognito

Financial Contributor

Total contributions

$40 USD

Benevity

Financial Contributor

Total contributions

$30 USD

Guest

Financial Contributor

Total contributions

$25 USD

Deidre Holtsclaw

Financial Contributor

Total contributions

$20 USD

Budget


Transparent and open finances.

Monthly financial contribution to Cypurr Collective (Fris...

from Guest

+$1.00USD
Completed

Google employee matching program

from Benevity

+$20.00USD
Completed

Monthly financial contribution to Cypurr Collective (Raws)

from Incognito

+$10.00USD
Completed
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Today’s balance

$1,200.36 USD

Total raised

$1,991.82 USD

Total disbursed

$791.46 USD

Estimated annual budget

$1,261.20 USD

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News from Cypurr Collective

Updates on our activities and progress.

Been a while

Cypurr 2021 No, it's not a cyberpunk video game... ...it's us in the coming year! I know we've been mainly quiet on here for the past year, i guess w needed a break! But we're coming back this year with a whole schedule ful...
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Published on December 30, 2020 by Grey Cohen

Hello W0rld!

Hey ALL!We're new here on Open Collective, and just want to say hey! We're a bunch of cybersecurity and/or cat enthusiasts who enjoy organizing educational and/or social events around Cybersecurity. We take a Holistic approach to cyberse...
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Published on September 17, 2019 by Grey Cohen

About


The CyPurr Collective is a group of some tech-minded folks who are very jazzed about cybersecurity, cats, and helping folks out with their digital dilemmas. We offer workshops for activists, journalists, educators, and everyday folks who want to up their encryption game.

As of now, we have 4 regular events every month:

  • Cypurr Sessions @ the Brooklyn Public Library (cryptoparty)
  • Securitea @ Bluestockings Bookstore (group discussion)
  • Cypurr Social @ Baby Castles (Movie Night)
  • Cypurr Open Meeting

We have been around for a couple years, and are hoping to grow, so that we can help more and more folks with our mission. With have plans to do some cool stuff, and bigger and better things, but we need your help to do it! Become a subscriber and help us get cybersecurity education out to as many people as we can!

Our team

Grey Cohen

Admin

Collective Member

Rory Mir

Admin

meow :3