Connect with the community that depends on your work.
Receive recurring funds to build our shared digital infrastructure.
Hi, I’m Mona, the GitHub Octocat!
I love to code and tinker. Best friends with Hubot.
you depend on, too.
2x your sponsorship
To boost community funding, we’ll match contributions up to $5,000 during a developer’s first year in GitHub Sponsors with the GitHub Sponsors Matching Fund.
100% to developers
GitHub will not charge fees for GitHub Sponsors. And to celebrate the launch, we’ll cover payment processing costs for the first year, too! One-hundred percent of your sponsorship goes to the developer.
A new way to
contribute on GitHub
Funding developers through GitHub Sponsors is one more way to contribute to open source projects you appreciate. Help developers get the resources they need, and recognize contributors working behind the scenes to make open source better for everyone.
With Sponsors, any GitHub user can sponsor any open source developer in the program.
Get funded as a
Anyone who contributes to open source—whether through code, documentation, leadership, mentorship, design, or beyond—is eligible for sponsorship. Tell us about your open source work, and join the waitlist.
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