Initial members — a group of people who were at the origin of the Free TON creation. The Initial members include 23 people: crypto enthusiasts, blockchain developers, representatives of exchanges and staking providers who took part in the launch of the Free TON project on 05/07/2020.
The initial members of the community signed the Declaration of Decentralization. These same members formed the first element of Free TON Governance — Global Governance.
Subgovernance has its own Initial members — those persons who took the initiative to create a subgovernance.