Originally Posted by BrewCrew
I know it's probably not a popular decision but instead of a yearly funds drive... why not consider a yearly membership?
It might weed out those random passerby trolls and would allow for a consistent flow of income to support the server fees.
I think we should have a "Sponsor" or "Member" status that you can have. But purchasing said membership, you gain the features of having an Avatar, seeing who's online, etc. I'd be all for it, since I already do it at another site.