Online encyclopedia Wikipedia raised over 70,000 euros in its plea for donations in Finland, data published by the Wikimedia Foundation indicate. Between 29 January and 10 February, 7,758 people donated a total of 72,606 euros, translating to an average donation of roughly 9 euros. The largest single donation was 502 US dollars, or approximately 384 euros. Of the donations, 3,790 came through Wikipedia's English-language site and 3,968 through its Finnish-language site.
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Wikipedia raised over 70,000 euros in Finland
The details were first published by blogger Vesa Linja-aho and have since been verified by Helsingin Sanomat on the basis of the same data.