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Introducing Zakatu Madrasa!

GUSF is excited to introduce you to our most recent grantee, the Zakatu Madrasa- bringing about social change for young people in St. Louis through art and expression. The Zakatu Madrasa is a collectively-framed community-oriented art process housed in a spiritual subscription bookstore and private library. It employs a unique intergenerational method involving artists, educators, […]

CiviWiki Update: Development!

Read about the most recent work that CiviWiki has been doing! We have been working on CiviWiki Version 1.0 for over 8 months now and have begun testing the system in preparation for our pre-release beta-testers. At this exciting cusp, I look back on the challenges and progress we have made to get this far. […]

CiviWiki Update: Crowdfunding!

Here’s an update and new video from Mitchell on CiviWiki and their recent crowdfunding campaign: At the end of last semester, with the support of the Greater University Service Foundation, we launched a crowdfunding campaign to develop CiviWiki this summer. The above video is the crowdfunding video we created and it explains why we launched […]

Introducing CiviWiki.org: A Platform for Better Democracy in the Internet Age

GUSF would like to introduce our newest grantee, CiviWiki, in their first blog post. If you like what you see, you can support them by visiting their crowd funding page here . _______________________________ CiviWiki is a non-profit organization founded by Washington University students bothered by the current state of democratic engagement. Most citizens are uniformed, […]