Layer5 is participating in Contributhon as a Mentoring Organization in Contributhon Open Source Bootcamp to engage more with the open-source ecosystem in Africa and diversify contributions, most especially, we love making an impact.
Timeline of Contributhon
- Bootcamp Period:
- April 1, 2021 - SCA OS BootCamp officially kicks off
- April 1,2021 to April 23, 2021 - Participants work with mentors on selected projects
- Project Finalization:
- April 26, 2021 to April 30, 2021 - Participants submit their evaluations of the success of the projects and their experience working with the mentors.
- April 26, 2021 to April 30, 2021 - Mentors submit their evaluations of the successes of the projects and their experience working the participants.
- Results announced:
- May 8, 2021 to May 14, 2021 - SCA announces successful participants and awards $500 stipend.
- Layer5 Websites
Layer5 has a couple of websites built with Jekyll, Gatsby, and Strapi listed:Sites running on Jekyll:
- https://getnighthawk.dev (just getting started - project description)
Breakdown of Tasks
- Fixing existing issues on GitHub repositories https://github.com/layer5io/layer5/issues
- Suggesting ideas to improve the website
- Elizabeth Meshioye
- Cynthia Akinade
- Blossom Babalola
- Layer5 Community Handbook
Layer5 Community Handbook is a proposed handbook with the ABC's of the communityBreakdown of Tasks
- Looking for repetition pattern across docs
- Creating a structured guide for interaction across all projects
- Anisat Akinbani
- Goodnews Sandy
- Abiola Farounbi
- Meshery CTL
Meshery CTL is a command line tool for Meshery, the Service Mesh Management plane.Breakdown of Tasks
- Fixing existing issues on the repository and enhancing the project with ideas.
- Naimat Oyewale
- Joy Nwainwu