Legal Name: Software in the Public Interest
Nonprofit Status: 501C3
Software Hosted: various
Licenses Used: GPL, various
Primary Brand: SPI
Brand Registered?: no
Logo Registered?: no
Trademark Policy: https://www.spi-inc.org/corporate/trademarks/
Board Size: 9
Board Type: elected
Board Listing: https://www.spi-inc.org/corporate/board/
Description of Membership: Non-contributing: open to anyone; Contributing: open to FOSS contributors
Bylaws Link: https://www.spi-inc.org/corporate/by-laws/
Number of Paid Employees: 0
Funding Sources: donations
Approximate Budget: 200K
Budget Listing: https://www.spi-inc.org/corporate/annual-reports/2016.pdf
Accepting New Projects?: yes
Projects Hosted: 45
Major Projects Hosted: Debian, Jenkins, PostgreSQL
Project Listing: https://www.spi-inc.org/projects/
Project Services : SPI acts as a financial steward for earmarked donations and intangible assets.
About Software In The Public Interest
Software in the Public Interest is a non-profit organization which was founded to help organizations develop and distribute open hardware and software. Our mission is to help genuine, substantial, and significant free and open source software projects by handling their non-technical administrative tasks so that they aren’t required to operate their own legal entity.
How Individuals Can Get Involved
You can apply for a membership to the SPI.
How Projects Can Get Involved
Guide for projects joining the SPI.
How Companies Can Get Involved
SPI appreciates donations from corporations.