|The stupid question is the question not asked|
What would a monastery be without an offering plate?
The Perl Foundation (TPF) exists to promote and support community efforts around the Perl programming language. It is dedicated to the advancement of the Perl programming language through open discussion, collaboration, design, and code. TPF coordinates the efforts of numerous grass-roots Perl-based groups -- not just PerlMonks, but also Perl Mongers and the YAPCs; and it carries the legal responsibility for Perl 5 and Perl 6.
Donations help keep the Perl Foundation alive. You can donate online. (Select "Perl Community" in "where gift will be used".)
If you prefer, you may send a check made payable to "The Perl Foundation" to:
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Note: Donations made to Perl Community will be deposited into TPF's general funds and then budgeted to the Perl Community Advocacy Committee.