Travel Funds

Travel Funds provide financial assistance to need-based individuals for travel expenses such as travel to a Linux Foundation conference or an open source project-related technical summit. You can donate to the travel funds that you want to support.

  1. Navigate to Crowdfunding.

  2. From Travels Funds tab, and select a travel fund to navigate to the dashboard.

  3. Select one of the following tabs to view details:

Overview

The overview shows some or all of the following items depending on the data that is available.

Name

Description

Current Balance

The total amount of funds available in the account.

Sponsor Organizations

The logos of the companies that sponsor the project.

Visit Website

Opens the associated website.

Donate

Click Donate to donate to a travel fund.

View an example of a travel fund overview section:

Travel Fund Overview

Dashboard

The Dashboard shows various aspects of the fund depending on the data that is available.

Name

Description

Current Balance

The total amount of funds available in the account.

Donations

The amount of money that has been donated to the project.

Expenses

The amount of money spent or costs incurred for the project, which indicate the cost of doing business.

Travel Fund Funding Distribution

Shows how meet-up funds are distributed and their dollar amounts.

Goals Breakdown

The financial goal and progress towards it by individual goal.

Recent Transactions

Lists recorded financial transactions in chronological order. Click View all transactions to see a log of transactions in the Financial tab.

View an example of a travel fund dashboard section:

Financial

The Financial tab lists all transactions with details in chronological order.

View an example of a travel fund financial tab section: