OSTIF Progress Report – Transparency – September 23rd 2015

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OSTIF is marching toward our first major fundraiser and we have reached a number of milestones.

  1. We have established our Kickstarter account.
  2. Our website is in its near-final form. Only minor graphic edits remain.
  3. We are compiling lists of organizations to reach out to in order to solicit donations. This includes businesses, blogs, vlogs, podcasts, and political groups.
  4. We are working on Kickstarter reward ideas, as well as stretch goals.
  5. We are reaching out to many IT-security professionals in the public eye that can endorse us.
  6. We are establishing a Warrant Canary, to protect the project if any government attempts to interfere with our work.
  7. We have Paypal, Bitcoin, and Dash donation systems active and ready to accept donations.

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OSTIF is marching toward our first major fundraiser and we have reached a number of milestones.

We have established our Kickstarter account.
Our website is in its near-final form. Only minor graphic edits remain.
We are compiling lists of organizations to reach out to in order to solicit donations. This includes businesses, blogs, vlogs, podcasts, and political groups.
We are working on Kickstarter reward ideas, as well as stretch goals.
We are reaching out to many IT-security professionals in the public eye that can endorse us.
We are establishing a Warrant Canary, to protect the project if any government attempts to interfere with our work.
We have Paypal, Bitcoin, and Dash donation systems active and ready to accept donations.
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