Resources in this category aim to support funders through the process of building a  relationship with the open-source community or fostering an existing one. Funders  interested in this category might find themselves working on areas such as:

  • Improving applicants’ understanding of the application process
  • Managing expectations, boundaries, and communication strategy with communities
  • Providing the right capacity training for project teams Or asking these questions:
  • How can we assess the technical needs of the communities we work with?
  • How can we reach out to people who left a project and learn which factors contributed to their departure?