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| style="color: #000; padding: 2px 5px;" | The '''Wiki Society of Washington, DC Inc.''' is a non-profit educational organization dedicated to the advancement of general knowledge and the collection, development, and dissemination of educational content under a free license or in the public domain.
 
| style="color: #000; padding: 2px 5px;" | The '''Wiki Society of Washington, DC Inc.''' is a non-profit educational organization dedicated to the advancement of general knowledge and the collection, development, and dissemination of educational content under a free license or in the public domain.
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The Society supports the work of the [http://wikimediafoundation.org Wikimedia Foundation], the non-profit organization responsible for [http://www.wikipedia.org/ Wikipedia] and numerous other free knowledge projects.
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| style="color: #000; padding: 2px 5px 5px;" | There are many ways in which you can [[Get involved|'''be a part of our efforts''']]:
 
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* [[Get involved#Become a member|Become a member of the Society]]
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* [[Get involved#Stay informed|Stay informed about our work]]
 
* [[Get involved#Participate in events|Participate in local events]]
 
* [[Get involved#Participate in events|Participate in local events]]
 
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====Meetups & activities====
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* June 25, 2011 — [[Meetups#DC Meetup #19|'''DC Meetup #19''']] — Join us for a picnic near the Marine Corps War Memorial in Arlington.
 
* June 25, 2011 — [[Meetups#DC Meetup #19|'''DC Meetup #19''']] — Join us for a picnic near the Marine Corps War Memorial in Arlington.
  
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* May 28, 2011 — [[Meetings#Meetings of the Board of Directors|'''Board of Directors''']] — All members and the general public are invited to attend.
 
* May 28, 2011 — [[Meetings#Meetings of the Board of Directors|'''Board of Directors''']] — All members and the general public are invited to attend.
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Revision as of 00:59, 26 May 2011

Welcome to the
Wiki Society
of Washington, DC
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About

The Wiki Society of Washington, DC Inc. is a non-profit educational organization dedicated to the advancement of general knowledge and the collection, development, and dissemination of educational content under a free license or in the public domain.

The Society supports the work of the Wikimedia Foundation, the non-profit organization responsible for Wikipedia and numerous other free knowledge projects.

Get involved

There are many ways in which you can be a part of our efforts:

Even if you can't participate directly, please consider making a donation to help support our mission.

 

Upcoming events

Meetups & activities

  • June 25, 2011 — DC Meetup #19 — Join us for a picnic near the Marine Corps War Memorial in Arlington.

Meetings

  • May 28, 2011 — Board of Directors — All members and the general public are invited to attend.

Current projects

We are currently pursuing collaborative outreach programs with a number of scientific, cultural, and educational institutions: