[tor-project] Tor's year-end campaign: live!

Al Smith smith at torproject.org
Mon Nov 9 18:49:23 UTC 2020

Year-end campaign update: Friends of Tor are now matching all
contributions (up to $100K) made to Tor.

Now is a great time to spread the word. :)

Al Smith (they/them)
Fundraising • Communications
The Tor Project

On 10/27/20 1:59 PM, Al Smith wrote:
> Small update: we are now offering Tor masks as gifts for folks who give
> $50:
> https://donate.torproject.org/static/images/donate/mask-use-tor.png?h=362012d7.
> Available through Dec 31.
> On 10/22/20 11:34 AM, Al Smith wrote:
>> Hello Tor world!
>> Today we launched the annual year-end fundraising campaign on behalf of
>> the Tor Project. This year, our theme is “Use a Mask, Use Tor: Resist
>> the Surveillance Pandemic.” (You’ve probably seen the campaign graphics
>> on about:tor already if you’ve upgraded to Tor Browser 10.0.1!)
>> We chose this theme for our 2020 campaign because we wanted to use a
>> positive message and speak to the power of community action & care. Use
>> a mask, use Tor promotes the steps we can all take to combat the virus
>> by using masks. Wearing a mask protects others. Wearing a mask is about
>> caring about each other, our community. In the same way, when using Tor,
>> you are not only protecting your identity and privacy online, but you
>> are also helping to hide others who are using Tor. After all, anonymity
>> loves company
>> To put it simply, using a mask keeps yourself and your communities safe
>> in person. Using Tor keeps yourself and your communities safe online.
>> You can read the full justification behind the slogan, and what we plan
>> to do in 2021 with your support, on our blog:
>> https://blog.torproject.org/use-a-mask-use-tor
>> Every donation made from now through the end of 2020 will count towards
>> our year-end campaign. Be on the lookout for events, giveaways, and new
>> merch available from now until December 31. Plus -- new swag! See
>> https://donate.torproject.org for the new t-shirt and hoodie designs.
>> If you’re not in the position to make a donation, you can help by
>> sharing this message or amplifying what the Tor Project’s account does
>> on Twitter / Mastadon / Instagram / LinkedIn / Facebook.
>> Use a Mask, Use Tor!
>> Thanks for your support.
>> Al

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