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Re: The United Humans investment offer

From: Heather Vescent <heathervescent@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 18 Dec 2018 08:46:23 -0800
Message-ID: <CA+C6qMxxq3cKNgARFCjGbnXhpGeZCzCf-JyQ_MjEfp7O68GgFw@mail.gmail.com>
To: W3C Credentials CG <public-credentials@w3.org>
Cc: Bohdan Andriyiv <bohdan.andriyiv@validbook.org>, Greg Kidd <gregkidd@gmail.com>, Sam Chase <samantha@venn.agency>
On Tue, Dec 18, 2018 at 7:17 AM Sam Chase <samantha@venn.agency> wrote:

> Have you ever considered joining your initiative to one of the many
> established groups in our extended community? Funding new initiatives that
> aim to achieve similar goals or solve similar problems is an uphill battle.
> I’ve got $10M backed for a data sovereignty education prize but finding
> people to collaborate with effectively was far easier when I decided to
> join and collaborate and not crusade a new foundation. I only say this
> because finding money was super easy. Finding smart people that care about
> the problem space and have the headspace and capacity to fix it isn’t
> something money solves. In fact it attracted a ton of assholes to me and I
> told the family that put up the money that the initiative would wait until
> a more I could find established community of peers.
>

+100

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