A) I wish I could donate, but even my gas money isn't mine right now - I have no income and my beau is supporting me.
B) Please, gofer it. If ya can't do $50, even $10 or $5 will help.
Pole, thank you so much for volunteering to convert the XML.
Kent, thank you so much for all of the hard work you've done in the last 15 years. I understand how tiring it can be, and why you're just not enthused about continuing. However, I think people here will come through.
Since there are explicit US copyright laws and non-profit use of copyrighted materials, I suggest the site be setup on a server in the US. At least there can be some solid court backing on use and first amendment laws. Laws that I doubt exist or are as well supported in Europe.