Below is a breakdown of the monthly expenses required to keep Simbi.com running.
|$800||Simbi.com Web Hosting||AWS||Keeping the lights on!|
|$500||Customer Support Contractor||Will Salinas||Keeping Simbiotes happy!|
|$60*||Customer Service Chat||Intercom||Our direct link to Simbiotes!|
|$15||Simbi.com email server||Sendgrid||Keeping Simbi.com emails flowing!|
|$0*||Simbi.com Code Hosting||Github||Keeping our code organized|
|$0*||Company email & docs||Google Workspace||Keeping our team organized|
|$0*||Simbi team chat||Slack||Keeping our team coordinated|
|$0*||Simbi blog Web Hosting||WPEngine||Our public journal!|
|*discounts for nonprofit status|
- This monthly budget doesn’t include any costs that would be required to improve Simbi’s services or platform (see “Stretch Goals” below). But, one step at a time!
- Rest assured that these numbers will change considerably as Simbi moves through different phases.
- Finally, you can always see our current monthly donation revenue from Simbi Supporters in real-time.
$5,000 (one-time cost): Overhaul Simbi Credit creation functions via custom web development to improve Simbi community dynamics (easier, more magical discovery and offer-need matching)
$30,000+ (one-time cost): Overhaul Simbi credit database design to utilize decentralized, ultra-secure blockchain protocols (using a mission-aligned protocol partner such as Holochain, Celo, or Trustlines)