plural noun: contributions
1. the part played by a person or thing in bringing about
a result or helping something to advance.
2. an article or other piece of writing submitted for
publication in a collection.
from late Latin contributio(n-),
from Latin contribuere ‘bring together, add’
But notice that this is
not very prescriptive:
nothing about having to write code,
or what degree you have, or where
you’re from, or what you look like
If you can move things
forward,we’d love for
you to get involved!