All for Climate DAO

Monthly updates

We keep in this document the monthly updates of all the different working groups of All for Climate DAO.

More info about our working groups: dao.allforclimate.earth/workgroups…

Join our discord to ask any question or to start contributing to one of the working groups: https://discord.allforclimate.earth 

July 2022

Contributors

List of all the people who contributed this month one way or another. Add their ENS or Ethereum address (that works on Polygon) so that we can reward them.

@Itzel  (locomotive, tchu tchu!)

@Adriana Itzel

@Bear (Marco)

@Antonis  

What we have done

  • Maintain communication on FB, IG and twitter
  • Coordinate with all people involved with communication (Crystal)
  • Bear Marco maintained activity several times per day on Twitter
  • Allocating some budget for managing Twitter
  • Sharing about our mission
  • Communicate about twitter spaces
  • Share about the need to find an accountant for the fiscal host
  • Share art projects (solarpunk) from @Bear to FB and IG
  • Reviewing statistics about the number of followers to see the impact of our social media activity
  • Itzel will no longer be a locomotive

What we are planning to do

  • Make more videos on Instagram
  • Meet weekly with the team
  • Info from collectives : what we need is logo, content, and what they do (a document will too heavy)

What we need help with

  • Extra person for twitter and also Instagram

June 2022

Social Media

Contributors

List of all the people who contributed this month one way or another. Add their ENS or Ethereum address (that works on Polygon) so that we can reward them.

@Itzel  

@Adriana Itzel

@Bear

@olokoji

What we have done

  • Welcome Marco Bear and Olokoji to the team
  • Clean up the server (meeting *2)
  • Maintain communication on FB and IG channels
  • Talk about GR14, bounties and hackathon
  • Discuss who could manage twitter (Marco Bear and Olokoji : 5 tweets/day each)
  • Create short clips about the interviews we held with collectives
  • Link Canva to FB and IG
  • Updates about weekly metings

What we are planning to do

  • Communicate about the memepalooza when the date has been set
  • 2 hours event to have fun and create memes
  • share join to the event
  • looking for participants
  • Planning to share solarpunk art from Marco Bear
  • Adriana :
  • responsible for sharing art and creating carousels on instagram (including Marco’s art, adding a quote and a ‘join us’ image)
  • Create stories about events and news about A4C (what’s happening!), including writers for climate

What we need help with

  • Sharing info on initiatives (eg: conduct interviews, do research, etc)

Fiscal host

Contributors

Leen Schelfhout

What we have done

  • Join monthly host call meetings by Open Collectives
  • Updated Gitcoin Grant page to raise money
  • Onboarded 3 new collectives: Rise for Climate Belgium, Refi DAO, Stop Croisières
  • Administrative help to get big donation for collective Dégaz/Tegengas

Updates in numbers

Expenses paid: 178

Money received: € 85 991,79 (by 483 donors)

Host fees June: €1930,68

What we need help with

Rewriting and communicating terms and agreements

Finance

Contributors

What we have done

What we need help with

Onboarding

Contributors

@andemin - Ahmet - Turkey
@
Itan - Lanz - California

@Olokoji - Sun - Nigeria

@Niallelassii - Nialle - South Africa (england - vietnam)

Gerome - Nigeria

@Elephantus - Bruno -  South America

@Oliver - Oliver - Minessota

What we have done

  • 7 new attendees this month
  • 4 onboarding calls
  • 2 contributors (@Lory, @Olokoji) add notes about articles on onboarding topics

What we need help with

  • Please join these 4 “Improve onboarding strategy” calls during July. Since we have more distance about onboarding, we can now go to the next steps:

- Create a start-here channel - Create a form

- Improve the way every members know newcomers

- Increase the number of onboarders

- Do 1-1 onboarding or little cohort onboarding group

- Create an onboarded POAP

- Collaborate with Human library development

- Improve way to attract new contributors from outside and inside the DAO

Artists for Climate

Contributors

  • antonis#3963
  • PôpLine#9450
  • Adriana Itzel#6819
  • ikonoklast#7445
  • Bear (Marco)#8146
  • daytripper#8485
  • ifun#9490

What we have done

  • 2 community calls (hosted by Marco and Anto respectively)
  • Hosted a couple of twitter spaces with projects from Artists for Climate featured in GR14 (thanks Pauline!)
  • Created an Artists for Climate brief description for gitcoin and more (thanks Marco and Juan!)
  • Made a visual identity guide and templates for A4C on figma (thanks Adriana!)
  • Started experimenting with bounties on dework (thanks Marco!)
  • Created a collection with all A4C grants on GR14 (thanks Antonis and happy birthday - I just turned 40 :p )
  • Almost doubled our active members!

What we are planning to do

  • Continue organising twitter spaces with artists, after getting warmed up with the GR14 spaces!
  • Use dework for project management (its intended purpose) to keep ourselves organised
  • Work more with bounties (more graphics and POAPs on the way)
  • Organise that memepalooza finally
  • Set up a grant for Artists for Climate on gitcoin and get it slowly but steadily ready for GR15
  • Share learning points from our individual grants on gitcoin (GR13-GR14) and ensure more members learn from each other and improve our reach/amount raised
  • Set up a collective/project for Artists for Climate on Open Collective (obviously hosted by A4C) to manage expenses and donations (in fiat currencies) relevant to our community (see events below)
  • Organise workshops on skills relevant to artists for climate hosted by some of us, on a dedicated weekend event in the beginning and as individual events after it gains traction, setting them up as events with donation-based tickets on Open Collective (under our new collective) and with crypto-donations on our new gitcoin grant

What we need help with

  • Tapas/mezze in Brussels

Social media

Contributors

  • Pauline
  • Xavier
  • Pranav Khanna

What we have done

What we are planning to do

What we need help with

Community Newsletter

Contributors

What we have done

What we are planning to do

What we need help with

Locomotive Circle

Contributors
Itzel

Emma

Xavier

Pauline

Leen

Kelvin

Antonis

Adrianna

Juan

Crystal

What we have done

  • Sociocracy training <3
  • Redefine what is a locomotive
  • 2 locomotives calls
  • 4 workshops to redefine our mission and values
  • Redefine what we want to talk during locomotive calls
  • Find a slot: Wednesday 4-5 pm twice a month

What we are planning to do

  • Create a Clarity for tasks, mission, defined roles

What we need help with


May 2022

Fiscal host

Contributors

  • Leen Schelfhout

What we have done

  • Paid 78 expenses for a total of 19378 euros
  • Received 354 donations for a total of €30 761,26
  • Onboarded 7 new collectives to the fiscal host:
  • Scientist rebellion
  • RefiSpring
  • Earthist
  • Ocupa
  • Translators for Climate
  • XR Guyane
  • XR Drenthe

What we need help with

Finance

Contributors

  • Xavier
  • Emma(Locomotive)
  • Ikonoclast (Juan)

What we have done

-Team weekly meeting 3pm CEST every ThursdayFinance WG - Meeting notes

-Paid all Locomotives& Contributors May 2022

-Drafted a proposal on Finance circle mandate,Purpose & Accountabilities to ease our working Draft proposal-Finance Circle mandates & purpose

-Provided an overview of the different wallets and budget: All for Climate DAO Budget

-Drafted a template for requesting Funds Payment request Form All For Climate DAO

What we need help with

-Onboard more team members

-To bring up at the next governance call:

  • Only 105 DAI instead of 700 have been spent in May.
  • 100 DAI is probably not enough for locomotives (maybe ask a fair assessment of how many hours does it require to be a locomotive per month?)
  • Proposal: bring back 200 DAI / locomotive / month.

Onboarding

Contributors

@Ifun Michael - Nigeria - Lejos

@HBesso31 - Umberto - Mexico
@Native.bear - Marco - Milan
@Desertrat - Crystal - Colorado
@Lory - Laura - Germany - Lisboa

@Jonatan - Jonatan - Columbia

@Const - Constantin - Columbia

@Ttroll - Ferris - Malta

@Emma

What we have done

  • 8 new attendees this month, the number is increasing
  • Emma made a proposal to create an onboarding form to gather informations from contributors and facilitate onboarding on website
  • We have a new locomotive for the community newsletter
  • New attendees are interested in helping for bounties

What we need help with

  • A beautiful and easy to use Dework!

Artists for Climate

Contributors

What we have done

What we are planning to do

What we need help with

Social media

Contributors

@Itzel  

@Adriana Itzel

What we have done

  • Reshape the server
  • Share long full interviews on youtube, Interview Sohto (Turkey, Hemp)
  • Create more templates (agenda, videos)
  • Discuss the distribution of the DAIs and A4C tokens
  • Maintain communication and posts on social media

What we are planning to do

  • Create bounties
  • Communicate about Activape
  • Collaborate with Artists for future to share their content
  • Get memes from the memepalooza

What we need help with

  • Edit and share short video from the interviews on IG and FB
  • Get in touch with Artists who agree for their art to be promoted by A4C in posts

  • Getting in touch and gathering info on initiatives (eg: conduct interviews, do research, etc)

April 2022

Fiscal host

Contributors

  • Leen Schelfhout
  • Antonis

What we have done

What we need help with

  • Raising money for the fiscal host
  • Minihackathon to go through all the ideas we have to improve the fiscal host (e.g. signing contracts for collectives)
  • Team retreat

Finance

Contributors

  • Xavier (locomotive)
  • Emma
  • Ikonoclast (Juan)

What we have done

Onboarding

Contributors

  • Ferris (@Ttroll)
  • Diogo
  • Faly
  • Topi
  • Diego
  • Thetagan
  • Leen

What we have done

  • 6 new attendees this month
  • Meeting with Leen to brainstorm on how to improve onboarding, because I was noticing that people didn’t come to contribute in our working group
  • Big change on my way to communicate: I’m not anymore welcoming users (projects/idea/collectives), we need another call for that, but onboard contributors, help people to get involved
  • We have a common calendar now which can be updated by locomotive, and downloaded by contributors.
  • I changed the name Orientation/Welcoming call to Onboarding
  • I send private message to people to ask them if they are interested to contribute to All For Climate DAO
  • Helping with mission/vision

What we need help with

  • Clarifying mission/vision (ongoing)
  • Updated Dework to show to attendees how it works

Artists for Climate

Contributors

List of all the people who contributed this month one way or another. Add their ENS or Ethereum address (that works on Polygon) so that we can reward them.

  • Antonis 0x82d2173645fd452134807ceea12e4cc687f59009 (locomotive)
  • Adriana Itzel (core contributor)
  • PopLine 0xD3e4eDc665612758fdc307113A30b49efBACBb00
  • Ikonoklast (xuanmir.eth)

What we have done

  • Conceptualisation of who we are and where we want to go
  • Planning meetings for our two main future actions

What we are planning to do

  • Memepalooza 15th of June
  • Twitter spaces series with artists for climate

What we need help with

  • More people!

Social media

Contributors

  • @Itzel  (locomotive)
  • @Adriana Itzel
  • @Antonis

What we have done

  • Create content based on Solidarity Card + Share it on Facebook and Instagram
  • Update of the social media calendar
  • Create visual identity (color palette, templates for social media, fonts)
  • Define recurrent actions in the calendar
  • Interview with Diogo (live : facebook/instagram/twitter/youtube)
  • Try Canva Pro
  • Plan content for May : weekly quotes, weekly memes, Cato at COP26

What we are planning to do

  • See how to collaborate with Artists for future to share their content
  • Create infographics to communicate about our working groups’ progress and updates

What we need help with

  • More people!
  • Gathering (media) content
  • Gathering info on initiatives (eg: conduct interviews, do research, etc)

March 2022

Artists for Climate

Contributors

List of all the people who contributed this month one way or another. Add their ENS or Ethereum address (that works on Polygon) so that we can reward them.

  • Antonis 0x82d2173645fd452134807ceea12e4cc687f59009 (locomotive)
  • Adriana Itzel (core contributor)
  • PopLine 0xD3e4eDc665612758fdc307113A30b49efBACBb00
  • Ikonoklast (xuanmir.eth)
  • Elijas
  • MetaFarmer

What we have done

  • We continued on the work that started in February. We had two calls in which we kept working on the CORE concept of our community (results here) and planned our next steps as a community.
  • We discussed our future actions based on our CORE concept and planned our concrete next steps (check below).
  • We briefly discussed the GR13 grants from Artists for Climate and how to further promote those.
  • We shaped an initial promo strategy for Artists for Climate.

What we are planning to do

  • Revisit and reshape our planned actions based on our better established orientation.
  • Antonis created a shared google calendar to sync our events
  • Take the first actions officially as a community starting this month:
  • Conversation about narratives/climate/own creation on A4C Discord (internal)
  • Biweekly hour-long community call, starting on Mar 29 at 21:00 CEST (PopLine facilitates first as it is her concept)
  • Template to use for calls (credits to Adriana)
  • Promote Twitter Spaces with GR13 grants from our community members
  • Share our own grants in the channel for promo
  • Start our own twitter spaces for Artists for Climate (after the gitcoin matching round is over)!
  • Planning meeting on Apr 5 at 21:00 CEST (Antonis facilitates)
  • Climate memepalooza
  • Around the end of April
  • 2-hour-long event
  • Ikonoklast to facilitate
  • Need 1 month of promotion (2 A4C community calls + newsletter)

What we need help with

  • More artists for climate to join our community and be active.
  • Mention Artists for Climate in the A4C community calls. Ask for artists to join our community. Ask for artists to share their projects within the community and plan an organic promotion for their projects.
  • Promotion of our aforementioned actions through A4C social media.
  • Antonis requested an early payment of the March locomotive fee because he’s in need - Adriana, PopLine and Ikonoklast (all present community members) unanimously approved <3

Newsletter

Contributors

What we have done

What we are planning to do

What we need help with

Finance

Contributors

  • xdamman.eth

What we have done

What we are planning to do

What we need help with

  • We need more contributors, especially people with experience with DAOs, paying people, etc.

Onboarding

Contributors

  • Hereward
  • Icarus
  • Leen
  • Pontus gaia
  • Anna-Marie
  • Tatianna
  • Berk
  • Felipe

What we have done

  • Newcomers are increasing in the call
  • 7 new attendees
  • People are more willing to come if we tag them or send them invite via private message
  • 4 orientation/welcoming calls
  • Share All For Climate DAO story
  • Listen and support ideas/projects from newcomers
  • Answer specific need, questions
  • Share links, other DAO, projects
  • Help people to get involved

What we are planning to do

  • Re-structure onboarding call:
  • Listen people's projects/needs
  • Then, specify All for climate DAO’s mission
  • Then where we need help to get there
  • Change name from Orientation/Welcoming call to Onboarding or Orientation?

What we need help with

  • Talk about this call on social media
  • Any member of the community are welcome to come to this call for time to time
  • Find a way to get people more involved:
  • Specify mission
  • Create events inside the DAO
  • Distribute A4C with coordinape

Fiscal Host

Contributors

Leen

What we have done

  • Move forward a little bit with the contracts + reviewed new contract OC is suggesting
  • Joined the monthly community calls with other fiscal hosts using OC

Monthly numbers:

Total financial contributions in March:

152 one time donations and 232 recurring donations

Host fees total:

 €628,12

Platform tips for OC:

€544,83

Platform share with OC:

 €94.57

Expenses

105 expenses paid

What we are planning to do

Update the contract and include values of OC

What we need help with

  • Figuring out an easier, legal way to deal with the contracts.
  • A big clean up of collectives that are not active any more
  • Newsletter for April, inviting everyone to RegensUnite
  • PR, we need to onboard so many more collectives to become sustainable

Tokenomics / Rewards Team

Contributors

  • Monni (0x189e9dEC6be541B95DD8ab4dce034fF3100f2EB7) (Locomotive)
  • Xdamman.eth (Core Contributor)

What we have done

  • We drafted the first proposal for an A4C Tokenomics/Rewards System:  A4C_Tokenomics_Team_Proposal 
  • We had 2 meetings to further discuss the proposal in our team

What we are planning to do

  • Participating in a Token Hackathon in April
  • Presenting the Proposal to the A4C Community beginning of April
  • Collecting feedback and further working on the first iteration of the tokenomics system
  • Launching the tokenomics system

What we need help with

  • More contributors with or without tokenomics experiences
  • Feedback on the proposal

Social Media Team

Contributors

List of all the people who contributed this month one way or another. Add their ENS or Ethereum address (that works on Polygon) so that we can reward them.

@Itzel  (locomotive, tchu tchu!)

@Adriana Itzel

What we have done

  • Create content based on Solidarity Card
  • Share it on Facebook and Instagram
  • Share access with Adriana to Twitter/Facebook/Instagram/Drive/private channel
  • Lead interviews with Cato about the COP26
  • Update of the social media calendar

What we are planning to do

  • Create visual identity
  • Define recurrent actions in the calendar
  • See how to collaborate with Artists for future to share their content
  • Create infographics to communicate about our working groups’ progress and updates

What we need help with

  • Gathering (media) content
  • Gathering info on initiatives (eg: conduct interviews, do research, etc)

February 2022

Artists for Climate

Contributors

List of all the people who contributed this month one way or another. Add their ENS or Ethereum address (that works on Polygon) so that we can reward them.

  • Antonis 0x82d2173645fd452134807ceea12e4cc687f59009 (locomotive)
  • Adriana Itzel (core contributor)
  • PopLine
  • ikonoklast

What we have done

  • We had a getting to know each other meeting to see what artists we have on the server, what types of skills we can find among us, how we can best support each other, what types of action we want to be taking as a group, and we took the first steps towards building a community. We started this map as a result.
  • We also decided that the first action we should take as a community should be internal, a more detailed orientation of our group. Adriana volunteered to host a two-part workshop for us and the second meeting of our group was devoted to the first part of this workshop. You can see the results here.

What we are planning to do

  • Complete the second part of the orientation workshop.
  • Revisit the first ideas for actions we shared before the workshop and adapt them to our newfound reality.
  • Take the first actions officially as a community, after having a better understanding of who we are and where we want to go.

What we need help with

  • More artists for climate to join our community.

Newsletter

Contributors

  • Marie (does not want to receive contributions)
  • Thoralf Gutierrez (thoralf.eth 0x5f943Bb347f797B74564Df318e55442f820Cc9a0)

What we have done

What we are planning to do

  • Marie just decided to let Thor take over her section of the article, which should accelerate progress.
  • Still need to write the first section on the background of what makes renewable energy hard
  • Makes sure all sections are aligned (conclusion, no repetitions, etc)
  • Start asking for external feedback
  • Publish
  • Thinking of writing the third article on Reforestation and Open Forest Protocol

What we need help with

  • Great ideas for next topics to explore, if you have some!

Finance

Contributors

  • xdamman.eth

What we have done

  • Reconciled donations to ayowecca and imagine.brussels that shared the same wallet for a while during GR12 ayowecca + imagine.brussels
  • Paid the different locomotives 200 DAI as agreed and started a spreadsheet to keep track of all transactions across the allforclimate wallets: Transactions
  • Started a spreadsheet to keep track of all donations for GR12 Crypto donationsto the projects hosted by allforclimate and added the euro equivalent to their respective collective on https://opencollective.com/allforclimate 

What we are planning to do

  • Start a proper working group for finance

What we need help with

  • We need more contributors, especially people with experience with DAOs, paying people, etc.

Onboarding

Contributors

  • Takumi Watanabe
  • Joe Fogg
  • Leen

What we have done

  • Call is every Tuesday, one week 18:00 CET, another week 11:00 CET in order to welcome everyone in the world.
  • 4 orientation/welcoming calls
  • 6 new attendees
  • Warm welcome
  • Share All For Climate DAO story
  • Listen and support ideas/projects from newcomers
  • Answer specific need, questions
  • Share links, other DAO, projects
  • Help people to get involved

What we are planning to do

  • Repeat the same
  • Invite newcomers through private message

What we need help with

  • Every contributor is invited to come from time to time to welcome newcomers.
  • Communication on social media to increase the number of newcomers in call.

Fiscal Host

Contributors

List of all the people who contributed this month one way or another. Add their ENS or Ethereum address (that works on Polygon) so that we can reward them.

  • Leen (sunnyleen.eth)

What we have done

  • Onboarding calls with new collectives (about 7)
  • Paying all the expenses (78)
  • Managing the budget

What we are planning to do

  • Having all collectives sign the contract
  • Finding extra funding

What we need help with

  • Having all collectives sign the contract

Social media Team

Contributors

List of all the people who contributed this month one way or another. Add their ENS or Ethereum address (that works on Polygon) so that we can reward them.

@Itzel  (locomotive, tchu tchu!)

@Karl(he)

@Antonis

@Takumi Watanabe

@J Olwenyi

What we have done

  • Create a team
  • Define key social media platforms and strategy
  • Attribute social media channels to specific people
  • Share access to relevant platforms
  • Created a dedicated discord channel
  • Set up tweetdeck, Facebook/Instagram, Canva, googledrive
  • Build a social media calendar
  • Lead interviews with some initiatives (the week, solcard.org, Fridays for Future Antwerp)
  • Start posting (Fridays for Future Antwerp)
  • Define our communication goals :
  • Inspire more people to take action for climate justice
  • Attract new members to the fiscal host

What we are planning to do

  • Upload interviews to a video platform

What we need help with

  • We need more contributors, especially people with experience with communication, video editing skills, and community management.

Here is your monthly stats report, from February 1st 2022 to February 28th 2022.

218 425,21 €

3,190

Amount Managed*

Financial Contributors

(+50 041,25 €)

 (-58 775,91 €)

(+113)

* Total funds held by this Fiscal Host.

Details for the month

Collectives

162

Active Collectives

83

Number of transactions

649

Contributions

425

Expenses

78

Debts

70

Other credits

2

Other debits

74

Total contributions (before fees)

48 279,70 €

Payment processor fees (Stripe)

-351,70 €

Other Credits

2 113,59 €

E.g. refunded expenses, debts, etc

Payment processor fees

-0,34 €


Total amount received

50 041,25 €

Debts

222,15 €

Platform Tips (collected for Open Collective)

117,90 €

Host Fee Share (owed to Open Collective)

104,25 €

Host fees

999,42 €

Platform revenue share (15%)

-150,27 €

Net Host Fees for All For Climate

849,15 €

Net amount for Collectives

49 041,83 €

Expenses paid

-43 809,66 €

Payment processor fees (PayPal)

0,00 €

Payment processor fees (Wise)

-0,73 €

Other payment processor fees

0,00 €

Other Debits

-14 966,25 €

E.g. contributions to other Collectives, refunds, etc.