Join us Thursday, March 9, 2017 at 7:00pm in the Darien Library Community Room. No RSVP is Necessary
Hear from Katherine Maher, the chief executive director of the Wikimedia foundation, about how a community of volunteers from around the globe built- and operates- one of the world's most popular websites. Roughly a billion people visit Wikipedia every month, seeking knowledge in nearly 300 languages.
The Wikimedia Foundation operates Wikipedia and Wikimedia's other free knowledge projects and offers support to a global community of 80,000 volunteers and 100 affiliate organizations around the world. The Wikimedia Foundation is the non-profit organization behind Wikipedia, one of the world's most beloved websites. Our vision is a world in which every single human can f freely share in the sum of all knowledge.
For more information about the event visit https://www.darienlibrary.org/event/992