Further to this discussion, ISOC-NY has committed to act as fiscal sponsor to NYC Mesh.
To be done (June 11 2016)
- Determine accounting and liability costs.
- Make a formal agreement, including portion (provisionally 10%) to cover ISOC-NY's costs.
About NYC Mesh
NYC Mesh is a community-owned resilient Wi-Fi mesh network, started by a group of passionate volunteers in New York City. The aim is to create a free, resilient, stand-alone communication system that serves both for daily use and also for emergencies — be it power outages or Internet disruption — running software that helps our community with hyperlocal maps and events.
- Website - https://nycmesh.net/
- Presentation at Radical Networks Conference Nov 2015 - https://livestream.com/internetsociety/radicalnetworks/videos/102833124