Will there be any updates about about this being possible or not, and a discussion if it can be beneficial or not?
If the Linux Foundation has taken interest in the idea they would be working with the various groups to get input before going any further. I know that I had passed on the idea, but I do not know how interested they are in the idea or if they are working on implementing it.
If the silence or lack of information is insufficient you can always pass the idea on to other groups or attempt to implement a solution yourself.
Something like this, only maybe a little better organized:
There is a $40 minimum for monthly donations, you have to decide the time period as you donate (maximum a year), does not seem to have any edit options, etc.