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The PHP Foundation: Impact and Transparency Report 2023
Published on February 28, 2024 by Roman Pronskiy

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We've published a report detailing the Foundation's achievements in 2023 and our plans for 2024.

Highlights include:

  • The Foundation comprises 9 volunteer board members, 10 developers employed on a part-time/full-time basis, and a full-time operations manager sponsored by JetBrains,
  • In 2023, the PHP Foundation received $418,669 in financial contributions from organizations and individuals.
  • The German government's Sovereign Tech Fund invests in the PHP Foundation to support four specific projects: PECL overhaul, security audit, FPM testing tool, and documentation update.
  • Our strategic goals are to ensure sustainable sponsorship, impactful development, and the promotion of PHP.
  • Foundation developers were responsible for nearly half of all contributions to the language in 2023, with the total number of contributions from all contributors increasing by 79% compared to 2022.

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