As a distributed team with a global pool of volunteers, we communicate almost entirely online. Communication options:

Community Forum

We run an instance of the wonderful Discourse software at where you can connect with the team and community on any related topic.

The forum log-in and registration uses the same account as the main site.


Although the forum is generally best and has private-message features too, you may email us at for support, general questions, privacy concerns etc.

Live chat

We have a public IRC channel #snowdrift at which is also bridged to

If you have JavaScript enabled, a portal to our channel should open right below. Just pick a username and say "hi".

See our IRC wiki page has more details and options.