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These are the notes from the [https://www.noisebridge.net/wiki/Category:Meeting_Notes The 452nd Meeting of Noisebridge]. Date: March 21, 2016 Note-taker: Roger; Moderators: Steve.
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These are the notes from the [https://www.noisebridge.net/wiki/Category:Meeting_Notes The XXXth Meeting of Noisebridge]. Date: March 21, 2016 Note-taker: Roger; Moderators: Steve.
* Discussing the goals of Fiscal Sponsorship
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* '''One or two bullet points of high-level meeting summary.'''
* 3 new philanthropists!
 
  
 
== Meeting Summary ==
 
== Meeting Summary ==
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FIXME FILL OUT AT END OF MEETING AND SEND TO MAILING LIST
 
TLDR what happened at the meeting:
 
TLDR what happened at the meeting:
* Announcements: 5 Minutes of Fame! Also I completely botched an announcement about Gray Area.
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* Announcements:
 
* Finances:  
 
* Finances:  
* New members: None.
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* New members:
* New philanthropists: Nick Pessaro, Joe, Christina Zhou
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* New philanthropists:
* Consensus Items: None.
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* Consensus Items:  
* Discussion Items: Improving Noisebridge's social media presence, pondering Noisecoin, discussing fiscal sponsorship.
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* Discussion Items:
  
 
= Introductions =
 
= Introductions =
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Steve : physicist/software developer, interested in ML stuff
 
Steve : physicist/software developer, interested in ML stuff
 
 
Christina: Data scientist. Hoping to becom a philanthropist
 
Christina: Data scientist. Hoping to becom a philanthropist
 
 
Joe: Circuit machine/laser cutter/etc
 
Joe: Circuit machine/laser cutter/etc
 
 
Manish: Programmer, comes here to hack and talk to poeople about cool shit
 
Manish: Programmer, comes here to hack and talk to poeople about cool shit
 
 
Drew: ☭☭☭☭Communist☭☭☭☭, distrtibuted system-ist
 
Drew: ☭☭☭☭Communist☭☭☭☭, distrtibuted system-ist
 
 
Ryan: Gamebridge and other projects
 
Ryan: Gamebridge and other projects
 
 
Liza: New! Checking it out. Working on a PhD in Neuroscience
 
Liza: New! Checking it out. Working on a PhD in Neuroscience
 
 
Carla: Designer, intersted in ????
 
Carla: Designer, intersted in ????
 
 
Andrew: Welder, cloud architect, works with electric stuffed animals
 
Andrew: Welder, cloud architect, works with electric stuffed animals
 
 
X?: Working on googly eyes
 
X?: Working on googly eyes
 
 
X?: Working on the book scanner. Calling attention to an East Bay hackerspace trying to  
 
X?: Working on the book scanner. Calling attention to an East Bay hackerspace trying to  
 
 
Milo: Working on moveable dnd action figures
 
Milo: Working on moveable dnd action figures
 
 
X?: Third day here... doing a bunch of things
 
X?: Third day here... doing a bunch of things
 
 
Alex: Gamebridge. We teach game development/writing/music every week. We're looking to show off our games tonight.
 
Alex: Gamebridge. We teach game development/writing/music every week. We're looking to show off our games tonight.
 
 
Diego: Musician. Came here for songbridge, stayed for the weirdness
 
Diego: Musician. Came here for songbridge, stayed for the weirdness
 
 
J: Making blinkenlights go on and off. Big on education.
 
J: Making blinkenlights go on and off. Big on education.
 
 
Natalie: Also in education.
 
Natalie: Also in education.
 
 
Lizzie: Security and audio electronics. I built a guitar amp.
 
Lizzie: Security and audio electronics. I built a guitar amp.
 
 
Nick: I light stuff up
 
Nick: I light stuff up
 
 
Alondo: Hacking on antipoverty stuff
 
Alondo: Hacking on antipoverty stuff
 
 
Roger: Taking notes
 
Roger: Taking notes
 
 
Shireen: Worked in education, building an app in react native. Send Help.
 
Shireen: Worked in education, building an app in react native. Send Help.
 
 
X?
 
X?
 
 
Patrick: Blinky Lights. Here to learn more about software.
 
Patrick: Blinky Lights. Here to learn more about software.
 
 
Joey: Learning electronics, and pretty much anything in the space.
 
Joey: Learning electronics, and pretty much anything in the space.
 
 
Osman: Drawing stuff with code
 
Osman: Drawing stuff with code
 
 
Tara: Building a platform called Rainstick to put secondary skills to use
 
Tara: Building a platform called Rainstick to put secondary skills to use
 
 
Garrett: Graphics stuff
 
Garrett: Graphics stuff
 
 
Tara (short a):
 
Tara (short a):
 
 
Blaze: Building a spaceship
 
Blaze: Building a spaceship
 
 
Jervon: Accountant by day, functional programmer by night.
 
Jervon: Accountant by day, functional programmer by night.
 
 
Jeremy: Software stuff. Also haskell. Getting linux onto things.
 
Jeremy: Software stuff. Also haskell. Getting linux onto things.
 
 
Rafael: Here to hangout and use the cool resources. Hacking on old thinkpads.
 
Rafael: Here to hangout and use the cool resources. Hacking on old thinkpads.
  
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= [[Philanthropist|Philanthropists]]=
 
= [[Philanthropist|Philanthropists]]=
* '''Invite a knowledgeable volunteer to describe''' [[Philanthropist/Pledge|Philanthropy]], and the application process.
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* '''Invite a knowledgeable volunteer to describe''' [[Philanthropist/Pledge|Philantropy]], and the application process.
 
* Read off any names from the binder for the past month. Any applicants must have their sponsor present to vouch for them.
 
* Read off any names from the binder for the past month. Any applicants must have their sponsor present to vouch for them.
 
* If there are no objections, they're a philanthropist! Their pledge should be handed over to the [[Secretary]] posthaste, after which their token will be updated to give them the 24/7 access they've earned(?)
 
* If there are no objections, they're a philanthropist! Their pledge should be handed over to the [[Secretary]] posthaste, after which their token will be updated to give them the 24/7 access they've earned(?)
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= Financial Report =
 
= Financial Report =
* Funds in bank:We have $85,411.54 in the bank. $7,552.33 is for the equipment fund. Around $30K is for Noisetor.$315.34 is saved for laser repair.
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* Funds in bank:
 
* Noisetor (See the bulletpoints at the bottom of http://noisetor.net/finances/#summary):
 
* Noisetor (See the bulletpoints at the bottom of http://noisetor.net/finances/#summary):
 
* Any other details by those participating in handling our financials
 
* Any other details by those participating in handling our financials

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