This blog showe the status of the local Ubuntu teams in the US.
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At this point, more than half-way to our goal date I wanted to give a status report. The initial growth of the project has been enormous. We now have more than double the number of Community Council approved teams than we did when we started. We have twenty-five teams in the process of being mentored and growing! The momentum has started. The framework is in place. Its now up to you to help us finish and reach our goal!