Wikipedia has met their goal of raising $200,000

The total raised for Wikipedia is now $224,350

Here’s a statment from the Wikimedia Foundation page telling you about their goal to reach US$200,000 for the third quarter 2005 budget:

The third quarter 2005 fund drive is being held from Friday 19 August to Friday 9 September 2005 (2005.08.19 2005.09.09). The primary goal is to raise US$200,000 (Yahoo! Currency Converter) to meet income requirements in the third quarter 2005 budget. If there is a substantial amount of money collected above income requirements, then the board will decide what to do with those funds.

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