Craigslist, hub of online classified ads has donated $100,000 to Perl Foundation for Perl5 maintenance and general use via Craiglist Charitable Fund.
"This generous donation will allow us to further improve the Perl 5 Core and the work done with the Core Maintenance Fund, as well as sponsor a range of Perl 5 related activities through grants and initiatives already in existence and in the community." said Karen Pauley, President, Perl Foundation"craigslist has gloried in and relied upon Perl for most of its software development for more than a decade. craigslist Charitable Fund is honored to recognize the wizardry and generosity of the Perl community and help ensure the ongoing maintenance of Perl5, and contribute to the future evolution of Perl." said Craigslist CEO Jim Buckmaster.