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We are upset that CS has become a for-profit corporation

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NEW PETITION (FALL 2012)!
http://www.avaaz.org/en/petition/For_a_strong_Community_behind_CouchSurfing



We are here to show our disagreement with CS turning into a B-corp: http://www.couchsurfing.org/news/article/144 and support any initiative to get CouchSurfing strategic team establishing actions to move back to non-profit organization.

We had wonderful experiences with Couch Surfing, we absolutely LOVE CS and there will never be enough thanks to everyone: volunteers, CS employees, every member who worked on the idea during years and years.
CS was born as a community, built and strengthened by many volunteers spirited members and now turned into a corporation.

Joining that group means that you are supporting this initiative!

We want the source code written until now by volunteers and the database to be released!


Members: 5234
Members in Sub-Groups: 54
Posts: 8523
Created: Aug 26, 2011
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Members

NameJoined
Ronny Junnilainen Ronny Junnilainen moderator Non-profiting couch surfer 08/26/2011
joonbusajoonbusa moderator i dont like what he's doing 08/27/2011
Davide Dante Del Vecchio Davide Dante Del Vecchio moderator 08/26/2011
Bluedragon.Bluedragon. to join the discussion 08/28/2011
Ronny AchtermannRonny Achtermann maybe there is still hope 08/17/2013
Emeka EneEmeka Ene I want money to leave us alone. 03/30/2013
LadyAliaLadyAlia i joined a non-profit organization,not an inc and FORBID fb to have infos about me! 08/27/2011

Sub-Groups

  NameMemPost
Actions for transformation of CS-B-Corporation to a donation-driven non-profit .org71
Designing a decentralized trust and reputation system4761

Polls

  Title By Replies Date
Poll: SIGN THE PETITION : http://bit.ly/RShxb7RMJ64  09/22/2016
Poll: I want you for the troll army to destroy C$User Deleted6  06/08/2013
Poll: Do you think we should take legal action and open a Case against CaseyCOUCHSURFING_IS_SOLDOUT487  12/31/2012
Poll: Where are you leaving ?PIREM284  12/09/2011
Poll: Do you want CS becoming a B (Benefit) corporation?BUONGIORNO_NOTTE547  09/30/2011

Group Posts

  Title By Replies Date
Flagged postsModerator 18  06/01/2013
Strange Fake accounts appearingSTEFY_8532  01/09/2013
I'm moving to BWMilan 20  01/08/2013
Be independent from CS! There is a non-profit open-source alternative: BeWelcomeEYWHAT862  01/08/2013
Old school couchsearch tooljojonouvo2  01/08/2013
ALL my personal messages deleted!Sibelius von Köpenick4  01/08/2013
Wiki for moving to anywhere elsef_like_fire3  01/07/2013
What happened to this group?Jean François Quéralt9  01/03/2013
[Official] Live Chat with Couchsurfing's CEO - Post your QuestionsAL80ROCK8  12/28/2012
I need a help with my thesis;)AMELKABE1  12/28/2012
Asking back money gave to the no profitGuido Er Nutella4  12/28/2012
Alternatives?Cristina Forte56  12/27/2012
apologistsPOLYGLOT3  12/26/2012
Terms of Use: a comparison with other similar web servicesBRUCOPELOSO40  12/25/2012
What do you guys want?Rocky Sanguedolce1  12/24/2012
Airbnb CEO at 2012 PhoCusWright Travel Innovation SummitPOLYGLOT1  12/23/2012
Casey Fenton, you are killing the concept of hospitality.CHEZBORIS30  12/23/2012
Interview with CEO Tony Espinoza about CS Business OpportunitiesMANFREDINHO-  12/23/2012
CS CEO at 2012 PhoCusWright Travel Innovation SummitPOLYGLOT-  12/21/2012