Assorted red and blue Drupal tee shirts

Thanks to you, we raised over $250,000 from over 400 donors to fund critical work on Drupal 8. Because of the Drupal 8 Accelerate program, we were able to positively influence the release date for Drupal. 

The D8 Accelerate fund helped:

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Who did we fund?

Daniel Wehner profile

Daniel Wehner

Daniel is a major driving force in Drupal core, as well as the person with the most commit mentions in Drupal 8. His work spans not only the Views in Drupal Core initiative, but in all other areas upon which he sets his sights. No issue is safe! :)

Lee Rowlands profile

Lee Rowlands

Lee is another powerhouse core generalist who tries to tackle a #CriticalADay. You can learn more about Lee in this Community Spotlight.

Klaus Purer profile

Klaus Purer

In addition to his work driving Drupal 8's REST functionality, Klaus is also a member of Drupal's Security Team and a driver of automated tools for coding standards checking.


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