Open Source Community Africa

Open source

We are a diverse community of open source lovers, collaborating on different projects to make a difference across Africa.

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Bronze

- Logo on sponsor page - Logo on badge - Logo on event flier - 1 group tweet

$2,000 USD

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Silver(OSF)

LIMITED: 1 LEFT OUT OF 4

- Exhibition space. - One pull-up banner (if provided) - Logo on holding slides shown between talks. - Company name and logo in attendee emails. - ... Read more

$5,000 USD

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Gold(OSF)

LIMITED: 2 LEFT OUT OF 3

- Exhibition space. - Two pull-up banners in the main conference room (if provided). - Logo on holding slides shown between talks (if provided). - ... Read more

$10,000 USD

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Diamond(OSF)

LIMITED: 2 LEFT OUT OF 2

- Exhibition space. - Two pull-up banners in the main conference room and two pull-up banners at the entrance. - Large logo on all holding slides s... Read more

$15,000 USD

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Headline Sponsor(OSF)

LIMITED: 1 LEFT OUT OF 1

- Exhibition space. - Two pull-up banners in the main conference room and two pull-up banners at the entrance. - Large logo on all holding slides s... Read more

$20,000 USD

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Events

Open Source Community Africa is hosting the following events.

Past event

OSCA Nairobi: INTRODUCTION TO OPEN SOURCE

11:00 AM UTC
The event will offer a brief introduction to Open Source, opportunities available among other ben...Read more

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Past event

OSCA Enugu: INTRODUCTION TO OPEN SOURCE AND WELCOME TO THE COMMUNITY

03:00 PM UTC
An opportunity to welcome all community members as well as let the know about the OSCA chapter in...Read more

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Past event

OSCA Ado Ekiti: INTRODUCTION TO OPEN SOURCE

05:00 PM UTC
This event will center on introducing Open Source Community Africa to you, why you should contrib...Read more

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Past event

Outreachy and Google Summer of Code Virtual Workshop

03:00 PM UTC
This workshop will introduce community members to the Outreachy, and Google Summer of Code progra...Read more

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Past event

Excelling in Outreachy Internships

03:00 PM UTC

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Past event

Introduction to Web3 (Virtual Event)

03:30 PM UTC

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Past event

Open Source Festival 2020

07:30 AM UTC

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Past event

OSCA Uyo

09:00 AM UTC
Taking a dive into Open Source

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Past event

OSCA Aba

09:00 AM UTC

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Past event

OSCA Lagos

08:30 AM UTC
Slug: Give Back Weekend

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+ 10
Past event

OSCA Nairobi

09:00 AM UTC
A dip into Open Source Waters

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Past event

OSCA Port Harcourt

09:30 AM UTC
Why contribute to open source?

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Past event

GSoC Bootcamp

09:00 AM UTC
Past event

The OpenSource Way

09:00 AM UTC

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Top financial contributors

Organizations

1
Facebook Open Source

$20k USD since Nov 2019

2
Google Open Source

$15k USD since Dec 2019

3
GitHub

$10k USD since Jan 2020

4
Canonical

$5k USD since Feb 2020

5
Cloud Native Computing Foundation

$5k USD since Feb 2020

6
Salesforce

$2k USD since Sep 2019

7
Webflow

$2k USD since Apr 2019

8
Eclipse Foundation

$2k USD since Jan 2020

9
Mozilla Foundation

$1k USD since Feb 2020

10
Triplebyte

$274 USD since Mar 2019

Individuals

1
Joseph Jacks

$5k USD since Dec 2019

2
Tracy Emory

$5k USD since Jan 2020

3
Josh Simmons

$2k USD since Feb 2019

4
Michelle Grover

$2k USD since Jan 2020

5
Jacob Colvin

$2k USD since May 2021

6
nader dabit

$250 USD since Feb 2020

7
Incognito

$200 USD since Jan 2020

8
Serkan Holat

$150 USD since Dec 2019

9
Rafael FERNANDEZ FONT PEREZ

$145 USD since Feb 2019

10
Damilare Obayanju

$125 USD since Jun 2019

Open Source Community Africa is all of us

Our contributors 71

Thank you for supporting Open Source Community Africa.

Yoma Okobiah

Admin

$10 USD

Peace Ojemeh

Admin

$10 USD

Bolaji Ayodeji

Admin

$5 USD

Oluebube Prin...

Core Contributor

Edidiong Asikpo

Core Contributor

Facebook Open...

Headline Sponsor(OSF)

$20,000 USD

Google Open S...

Diamond(OSF)

$15,000 USD

GitHub

Gold(OSF)

$10,000 USD

Joseph Jacks

Silver(OSF)

$5,000 USD

Tracy Emory

Silver(OSF)

$5,000 USD

Budget


Transparent and open finances.

Monthly financial contribution to Open Source Community A...

from Damilare Obayanju

+$5.00USD
Completed
Monthly financial contribution to Open Source Community A...

from Till Sanders

+$3.00USD
Completed
Monthly financial contribution to Open Source Community A...

from Josh Simmons

+$10.00USD
Completed
$
Today’s balance

$14,528.39 USD

Total raised

$76,273.53 USD

Total disbursed

$61,745.14 USD

Estimated annual budget

$2,754.35 USD

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News from Open Source Community Africa

Updates on our activities and progress.

Open Source Festival

Open Source Festival is a high profile event that would attract student delegates, developers, designers and corporate organizations on a large scale with series of talks, workshops, and awareness of open-sourced developer tools. The mai...
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Published on September 23, 2019 by Samson Goddy

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Open Source Community Africa (O.S.C.A) is a diverse and inclusive community for open source lovers, enthusiasts, advocates and experts within and across Africa, we work with a sole aim of increasing the rate of credible contributions from African software developers, designers, writers and everyone involved in the sphere of technology to open source projects both locally and globally thereby changing the perception of Africans from being just the next billion users to also being the NEXT BILLION CREATORS.

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