As you can imagine, there are many expenses associated with operating this forum. As of 4/1/19, our total expenses related to building and supporting this forum are: $2,063.40. (remember, this forum operated for over 3 years before we generally accepted donations from members…). At this time, our expenses seem to be averaging about $90-120/month (depends on whether we’re using a second server for testing) for the community which is over 550 members.
As of approximately 4/15/19, our total level of funding from contributions is about: $1,072.00. Additional details about our funding and contributions can be found on our FAQ page.
If you want to see a detailed spreadsheet of all our expenses through 4/1/18, you can find it here.