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Contribute to Gwulo

Your contributions help Gwulo grow. Here are some ideas for ways to contribute:

If you've got any questions, or you'd like to contribute in some other way, please leave a comment below.

Regards, David


Hi David,

i would like to contribute to the running costs of Gwulo but do not really want to use the patron system. The reason for this is that I will charged a transaction fee every month by my bank or credit card company.

can I make an annual contribution and set this up as a direct debit on my credit card. In that way I only pay the transaction fee once and that will mean I can increase my contribution.

Hi Thomas,

Several other Patrons asked if they could make an annual payment instead of monthly. Please see suggestions for how to do this at:

Thanks for your support!

Best regards, David

I used an OCR software and converted the 1930 Jurors list into a WORD document and a searchable PDF file. Conversion into an EXCEL file was unsuccessful.

You can take a look at the results here. They're not 100% accurate but may make importing into EXCEL easier by C&P.

1930 Jurors list

I used OCR (Abby Finereader 12) to convert the1941 Jurors list (see

In the end the time to prepare a page (copy & paste, and check & correct errors) was a little bit faster than the current method we use (correct the details from the previous year's list), but more difficult to use in a group, so I've stuck with the current method.