Grant Title: Ethereum México 2023
Author: chuygarcia.eth, brichis
Names and roles of team members:
- Bricia Guzman - Sponsorships & Grants Coordinator
Bachelor in Public Accounting, Project Manager at General Magic, Co-Founder of Ethereum México, and Optimism Delegate.
TG: @ brichis Discord: Brichis
- Chuy García - Event Coordinator
Community manager for Dappnode. Backgrounds in the film and music industries in México, event planning and community building.
TG: @chuygarcia92 Discord: chuygarcia.eth
- AnaTech.eth - Comms Coordinator
Community Manager for the Arbitrum Foundation. Co-founder and volunteer to Ethereum Mexico in free time.
- Ariiellus - Community Lead & Speakers Curator
Bachelor in Mechanical and Electric Engineering, Project Management Specialist by Platzi, Token Engineer by TEA, Game Theory Course by Stanford University. Founder of Kairos Research and Co-Founder of Ethereum Mexico.
- Facunar97 - Content Creator & Speakers Curator
Bachelor Degree in Business Administration, Researcher/Analyst at Espacio Cripto, and Co-founder and Content Lead for Ethereum Mexico.
- Acidlazzer - Social Media Manager
Animation and Visual Effects Engineer at the Universidad Politécnica de Sinaloa, visual artist specialized in the musical area, graphic designer, and project manager for multiple Web3 organizations.
- Dmars300 - Sponsorships & Grants
Founder & CEO Cryptoversidad, Sponsors relations in Ethereum Mexico.
- 0xyNaMu - Public Goods Advisor
Experienced impact evaluation specialist with a background in public policy consulting and FinTech. She co-founded IEF and WAGMI LATAM, and is a Governor at HER LATAM. LauNaMu has been active in the web3 space since 2021, advising emerging projects on on-chain data strategies for effective impact measurement and ecosystem positioning.
- Karen84.crypto - Volunteers Lead
Master’s degree in law, blockchain consultant and regulator, personal finance coach, Web3 educator, writer, and speaker, member of Nación Bankless committee, Ethereum México core team member, and founder of Búho Financiero.
Conducted ten virtual classes with over 60 attendees each.
Organized three meetups with 30+ attendees and five workshops totaling 250+ participants.
Held ten Twitter Spaces sessions, each with over 60 live attendees and 100+ listeners.
Hosted two major events in Mexico City, each with 100+ participants.
Volunteered at events including ETHBogotá, ETHLatam, and Devcon VI.
Spoke at ETHLatam and contributed to Devcon VI as volunteers, notetakers, and MCs.
Ran two additional Twitter Spaces with 80+ live participants and 100+ listeners.
Conducted an event in Mexico City with 50+ attendees.
We collaborated with Ledger to spread the word about how important it is to hold your assets using a hardware wallet. These collaboration involved several workshops in various cities across Mexico (Puebla, CDMX, Mérida, Guadalajara and Monterrey) including a virtual workshop for developers, reaching over 223 attendees, emphasizing self-custodial and security and collaborating with local communities. During these meetups we found that the Mexico community is engaged by high level talks, new topics and developer-focused content.
Organizing 12 events in 9 cities across Mexico. (5 events have been already occurred)
Establishing a robust network of local partner communities throughout the country.
You can find some metrics from our previous events here.
Grant Category: CoWmunity Growth
Ethereum Mexico is one of the biggest communities working towards Ethereum’s growth in Mexico, dedicated to educating individuals about blockchain technology and championing Ethereum’s values. We act as a link connecting the Ethereum community, the Ethereum Foundation, and local communities in Mexico.
Our diverse offerings include in-person meetups, engaging Twitter Spaces discussions, immersive workshops, and enriching educational content. A highlight of our 2023 agenda is a large-scale event slated for Q4 in Mexico City, expected to draw more than 800 attendees. This event is designed to catalyze education and innovation within the Ethereum community.
In our pursuit of this transformative vision, we are actively seeking sponsors, and we aspire to include CoW Protocol as one of our valued sponsors. This is why we are applying for small grants to help make Ethereum Mexico 2023 a reality. Our track record includes active participation in significant events such as ETHMexico, #RoadToDevcon, and Devcon VI since June 2022. Ethereum Mexico is committed to going beyond mere market discussions and showcasing Ethereum’s true potential as a force for change.
Grant Goals and Impact:
To educate individuals about the safe and effective use of blockchain technology, focusing on CoW Swap.
To disseminate the uses of CoW Swap to a broader audience.
To provide unwavering support and assistance to local communities in conceptualizing, building, and scaling CoW Swap-related projects.
To organize and host a series of large-scale events, workshops, and community gatherings, including a landmark event planned for Q4 2023 in Mexico City.
Preparation of marketing materials, including press releases, social media announcements, and branding materials
On-site activation, including Registration area branding and social media promotions
Workshops, Talks, and other Interactive Sessions
Collect metrics for reporting and tracking
Final report and metrics evaluation
Funding Request: 5,000 xDAI (Serrano Sponsorship Tier)
Registration area branding: $600
Logo in event artwork: $600
Press release mention: $500
Social Media Announcements: $500
Metallic Stickers of MetaMask Logo: $300
Talk & Logo during Streaming Breaks: $2,500
Gnosis Chain Address (to receive the grant):
Ethereum México multisig: 0x7674D60760918Ae89cA71F2ce1Af2b2E740E2c8E
By submitting this grant application, I acknowledge and agree to be bound by the CoW DAO Participation Agreement and the CoW Grant Terms and Conditions.