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Much of the independent web relies on Patreon to organize financial support.
The good folks at @comradery are building an ethical alternative as a co-op.
One of their rules is "no bosses, no cops". It's not meant for businesses (even nonprofits like the one I work for) but for independent creators, workers, activists, and co-ops.
If that could be a good fit for anything you our your friends are doing, maybe give them a follow here to stay updated as they're building the platform!
Comradery is a co-operative donation platform, sort of like a more democratic alternative to Patreon. You can follow at:
Because it's a co-operative, everyone who uses the platform has a say in how it is run. You can find out more on the website at https://comradery.co
It's currently still in testing, but you can sign up for an invitation to take part in the test.
Soft Chaos are helping create new methods of building sustainable income on Comradery without the overwork and exploitation of the rise-and-grind content industry. Read their new announcement on their goals - https://comradery.co/softchaos/posts/36
Comradery is a new Patreon-style payment platform aimed at individuals and co-operative organisations. It's still in development, but you can follow the latest updates at:
Their website is at https://comradery.co