Community Squad Weekly Update: 9 August 2021

August 2-9

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Last Week: 18,443 NEAR

10 Approved Proposals

Total Distributed: 131,309 NEAR

65 Approved Proposals / 87 Total

Active Proposals

20000 NEAR to creatives.sputnikdao.near for a monthly payout to the Creative Guilds:

123 NEAR to fritzwagner.near for making landing pages:

550 NEAR to cizi31.near for the monthly budget of NEAR Turkey Guild:

7100 NEAR to near_india_guild.sputnikdao.near for the monthly budget of NEAR India Guild:

Recent Proposals

APPROVED ~ 10000 NEAR to china_charity_dao.sputnik.near to support victims of severe flooding in China’s Henan province:

APPROVED ~ 43.5 NEAR to near_india_guild.sputnikdao.near and 43.5 NEAR to neararabia.sputnikdao.near for Town Hall referral rewards:

APPROVED ~ 1500 NEAR to sandbox.sputnikdao.near for additional payouts to OWS contributors:

APPROVED ~ 2000 NEAR to nearweek.near for their monthly budget:

APPROVED ~ 2000 NEAR to art.sputnikdao.near for a grant program to support creative people:

APPROVED ~ 2380 NEAR to sue.near for a monthly payout to the NEAR Reddit Ops Team (requested an additional 380 NEAR per month to allow them to do AMA payouts internally):

APPROVED ~ 149 NEAR to icebear.near for coding the landing page of Astro:

APPROVED ~ 162 NEAR to samlwtn.near to form a DAO, launch a social token, and manage the community for a record label with 20,000 followers:

APPROVED ~ 165 NEAR to portuguese.sputnikdao.near for the Portuguese Guild’s monthly distribution from June (accidentally targeted an inexistent account in previous attempt):

Updates from the Squad

Q3 Objectives and Key Results for MarCom Team

Proposal: NEAR Community Guidelines

Development: v2 Sputnik DAO Platform (Astro)

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Council Members: @chloe @3UN1C3 @grace @jcatnear @jlwaugh @JMaenen @mecsbecs @norah.near @ross @shreyas @starpause @David_NEAR

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Open DeFi DAO Hackathon (Sponsored by NEAR)

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Last Week:

  • Supported the growth of the NEARverse Portal IA and the formation of the new Community BUIDLers Guild! Kudos to @blaze for getting this off the ground so quickly and thoroughly: Community BUIDLers Guild - NEARVerse Portal (aka Wiki) - #3 by mecsbecs
  • Presented DAO Verticals and the upcoming Creatives Community Forum event at the Open Web Sandbox AMA - 46 mins of delight if I do say so myself!
  • Talked Hackathon and Hack Nodes
  • Finished the prep and executed the first Creatives Community Forum event on Saturday - event report and recording to come here
  • AMA Playbook support with @ross taking ownership

ACTION ITEMS for this week:

  • work with personal contact to turn around the Q2 Guilds Survey data into proper visual representations and data insights for NPS Index and Guilds Program next steps development [URGENT]
  • MarComm Q3 OKRs Bi-weekly Reporting: Aug 09 — need to source the data to help make up the Total Power Rating of the Guild Community to match our O1 for Q3
  • OWS document set up for branding strategy, KYC/legal work, mentorship programme & Catalyst use case, meme (cc: @Sofia_Alum)
  • Hack Node support to @norah.near — focus on Lisboa with @chloe!
  • Complete event reporting and wrap-up for the Creatives Community Forum event
  • Creatives Guild/DAO Hackathon bounty set-up support to @chloe
  • further team Copper CRM resources as a result of this week’s meetings where more of a ‘project hand-off’ project is decided between MarCom and Ecosystem Success (looking forward to these conversations with @jbeezy @MarcusNEAR @ispytodd et al) - will get up some more info on our Notion page once these processes are clarified!
  • support the creation and publishing of the AMA Playbook (cc: @ross) and the Hackathon Playbook (cc: @chloe) onto the Community OS Wiki → NEAR Wiki