Sustainer Resources

Convincing 'the powers that be' in companies to sustainably support open source is not easy. We acknowledge that there are many heroes inside companies who are fighting that, and we want to support them. This is an open toolkit for sustainers making the case for their companies to support their open source stack.

Templates

Email Template

Explain the benefits of financial contribution

Google Doc

This is an email that Vincent Voyer and Josh Dzielak from Algolia used to start a conversation internally about supporting Open Source. They kindly agreed to share it. <3

Google Form Template

Testimonials

From Maintainers

Please keep adding them <3

https://twitter.com/LearnVuejs2/status/1052351082205208577https://twitter.com/_jscoach/status/930429575867355136 https://twitter.com/left_pad/status/923697654084726784https://twitter.com/mweststrate/status/1018928640388730880https://twitter.com/devongovett/status/1016415051190714368https://twitter.com/TheAlexLichter/status/1039213736962220032https://twitter.com/left_pad/status/923696620935421953 https://twitter.com/nomadtechie/status/923716925397405696https://twitter.com/flovilmart/status/923720388932259841 https://twitter.com/flovilmart/status/930964898447855616https://twitter.com/TheLarkInn/status/1042906557149675520https://twitter.com/RickCasey/status/943381328329920512 https://twitter.com/TheLarkInn/status/918924376157777920https://twitter.com/lencioni/status/987365254731476992https://twitter.com/nestframework/status/989207884700553221https://twitter.com/_achopin/status/1053207932811333634https://twitter.com/bettermediauk/status/1046757512769351680https://twitter.com/caarlos0/status/1046750313234018306

From Sponsors

Algolia

TripleByte

X-Team

Coinbase

Manifold

Jetruby

Amp

The case for 'Good for hiring'

Read Trivago's quotes here

Collective blog posts

Babel

Webpack

Open EMR

FeathersJS

Tools

BackYourStack

https://backyourstack.com

An easy way to surface your organization's dependencies and detect which ones are seeking funding.