Re: Plea for $$ money -- contributions

From: Alan Dechert <alan_at_openvotingconsortium_dot_org>
Date: Fri Feb 27 2004 - 16:49:58 CST

Thanks, Eron:

The PayPal thing is in the works. I think it will be ready next week some
time. At the moment, the best way is to send a check made out to the Open
Voting Consortium, and send to 9560 Windrose Lane, Granite Bay CA 95746.

Thanks again for your excellent contributions!

Alan D.

> What's the best way to contribute? I can begin making monthly donations...
I
> didn't see a PayPal button anywhere on the site. Something like that
should
> definitely be available; I can help set that up if necessary.
>
> Eron
>
> On Thursday 26 February 2004 6:43 pm, Alan Dechert wrote:
> > Thanks to those of you that have contributed! It will take a lot of
work
> > to pull off this demo. This means more time and expense than usual for
the
> > OVC. These contributions help greatly toward meeting these challenges
> >
> > Thanks again.
> >
> > Alan D.
> >
> > > Dear Friends,
> > >
> > > The outlook for the OVC is great. Within a month, the organization
will
> > > advance to the next level. We'll be in a new phase where it should be
> >
> > much
> >
> > > easier to raise money. We are looking good for a March 15 demo.
There
> >
> > are
> >
> > > major media pieces in the works that will be out within the next few
> > > weeks that will make us look very good--even before the demo. We are
> > > positioned to get some money from the states to assist with HAVA
> > > implementation (in case you missed it, the California Secretary of
> > > State's office called me asking for a proposal... to be presented
after
> > > the March primary, probably in April)
> > >
> > > Right now, we have a serious problem. A very few people have carried
the
> > > burden for funding this effort--mostly me and Arthur Keller.
> > >
> > > It takes me an inordinate amount of time to keep the project going. I
> >
> > spend
> >
> > > hours and hours on the phone everyday--mostly long distance calls. I
> > > need your help NOW!
> > >
> > > So, here's what I'm asking: Please send a check made out to the Open
> >
> > Voting
> >
> > > Consortium in whatever amount you can manage. Send it to me at 9560
> > > Windrose Lane, Granite Bay CA 95746. A few other people (including
Doug
> > > Jones) have also made contributions along the way: If you already have
> > > contributed, please consider making another contribution.
> > >
> > > Thanks.
> > >
> > > Alan Dechert
> >
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> Eron Lloyd
> Technology Coordinator
> Lancaster County Library
> elloyd@lancaster.lib.pa.us
> Phone: 717-239-2116
> Fax: 717-394-3083
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