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Community Development: What We Do

"Community Development" Is a very broad term, and means different things to different people. The Community Development (ComDev) project provides a wide array of information, FAQs, and help to newcomers as well as existing committers, and maintains a number of helpful tools.

Mentoring For Individuals And Help Getting Around

Mentoring For Projects

Education + Outreach


Conference Travel Assistance

Tools And Code We Maintain

ComDev manages a number of helpful tools for finding your way around.

Each of the above tools is maintained by the ComDev PMC, so bring questions to the dev@ list.

Physical artifacts

Book/Documentation Sprints

About This Website

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See our Newcomer FAQ for how to suggest changes to this website.

The content is written in Markdown and published by the ASF's CMS tool from a Subversion repository. Committers can either use the [Apache CMS][1] system to edit, build, and publish this site, or you can see the WEBSITE-HOWTO for more details using just command line tools. Underlying source code: ``