Offers & Requests for WeGovNow - Core Component

This is the core Offers & Requests (O&R) component. It is designed and implemented according to WeGovNow requirements and pilot sites comments and suggestions.

This core WeGovNow component supports people in the community to manage local goods and service requests and offers and for listing valid charitable organisations.

It also contains the complete administration UI



Clone the repository and install dependencies via composer

$ composer update


Configuration variables

Rename the .env.example file to .env and edit the application’s configuration variables. You should also check if the APP_KEY variable has been generated. If not, you should run the command below, or your user sessions and other encrypted data will not be secure.

$ php artisan key:generate

Public directory

After installing Laravel, you should configure your web server’s document/web root to be the public directory. The index.php in this directory serves as the front controller for all HTTP requests entering your application.

$ php artisan storage:link


Also, you may need to configure some permissions. Directories within the storage and the bootstrap/cache directories should be writable by your web server or Laravel will not run.


After creating the project’s database, you should run the commands below to create the database tables and generate some dummy data.

$ php artisan migrate
$ php artisan db:seed


In order to log into administration panel it’s necessary to create an administrator. Run the command below and then go to {YOUR_DOMAIN}/cms.

php artisan administrator:create

Download the source code at

Download Offers & Requests as zip