0. File 2012 taxes.
1. File for non-profit status. This will include writing the narrative of our purposes, we’re looking for help as we explain our organization to the IRS. If you’d like to help us write Part 4 of the 1023 Form, please email firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll add you to the list of editors.
2. Appoint treasurer and write Budget Plan.
3. Host 2013 Open Hardware Summit in the fall.
4. Fill seats for membership to chair committees and become officers. A call for open positions will be announced.
5. Add additional board members.
6. Build membership and fundraise.