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Donated :) and, BTW, I totally agree with Claudia!


2014-08-02 7:47 GMT+02:00 Valerie Sutton <[log in to unmask]>:

> SignWriting List
> August 1, 2014
>
> Dear SignWriting List -
>
> Our non-profit organization here in the US generally runs on a
> shoestring…in other words…very little money …we just manage from month to
> month and year to year and we are still here 40 years later!
>
> So we plan to stay around another 40 years at least - so no worries ;-)
>
> But at least for me, it is more fun to write sign language than to write
> grants - I am sure you all agree?
>
> That does not mean I have not done my share of grant writing - I have. And
> we have hired grant writers before too…but generally we have survived on
> small donations from family, friends, and local small grants…
>
> Well, maybe the SignWriting Symposium can help us raise funds. Because
> with more funding we can reach more people and do more cool projects! ;-)
>
> Right now we need funding to pay for captioning 32 hours of video, and
> probably create some smaller videos from the larger ones - so that each
> presentation has its own individual video which will be placed on your
> Presentation web pages…
>
> If you know of anyone interested in helping, please tell them about this
> web page:
>
> Donate to SignWriting Symposium
> http://www.signwriting.org/donate
>
> I am still creating the materials to explain why the funding is needed,
> but I think anyone can figure out that 32 hours of video is a lot of video,
> and captioning it will take a team of people -
>
> For those who have already created your transcripts of your own
> presentations - thank you! Your donation of time is much appreciated -
>
> Val ;-)
>
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