Open Collective
Open Collective

The future is collective

Open Collective is a legal and financial toolbox for grassroots groups. It’s a fundraising + legal status + money management platform for your community. What do you want to do?

The future is collective.
The future is collective.
The future is collective.
The future is collective.

Raise money with full transparency

We do the paperwork so you can focus on your mission.

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Climate Sessions
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FNB Raleigh
Tiwai Wakanz
Tiwai Wakanz
Love Wins
Love Wins
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Reading Red Kitchen
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The Light Inside Film

Whether you're a mutual aid group, a community initiative, an open-source software project, or a climate change activist, Open Collective helps groups unlock access to money.

Fiscal hosting

Fiscal hosting

Operate under the umbrella of an established legal entity, so you don’t have to incorporate your own. A Host can take care of accounting, taxes, banking, and non-profit status.

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Fiscal hosting

Shared account

Manage your budget together. Transparency builds trust and accountability, and no individual has to take on all the responsibility.

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Fiscal hosting

Powerful money tools

Pay expenses, receive donations, manage grants, sell event tickets, get a virtual card linked to your balance, and more!

Learn more about how the platform works

Open Collective is

…an open finances platform for communities.


And a network of fiscal hosts that enable over 15,000 collectives around the world to spend and raise $35M a year.

Network of Collectives

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Collaborate with money

A shared account to fundraise and manage money, connect with your people, and more.

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Accept funds, transfer money, pay people and create invoices.

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Publicly display your budget and transactions to build trust from contributors and donors.

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Community engagement

Post updates, create events, connect your website, or use your Open Collective page with your custom url.

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No more messy spreadsheets. Open Collective updates live to make reporting easy. Auditors and grantmakers love us!

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No need to balance your checkbook. It’s all accessible here on the platform.

We are a dedicated team of people working to spread power and wealth

Open Collective is made possible by an international team of people who are committed to community-control of technology. Connect with us.

Get to know us.

Browse stories, blog posts, resources, and get support from the community.

Explore and learn

Read more about how we operate and what projects we have for the present and future.

Help and support

Learn more about how it all works: our philosophy and business model.

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Where we're heading...

Join us as we transition from a privately owned company to a structure that allows us to share power and revenue with you.

Join the movement

Collective finances. Collective technology. Collective power.

Open Collective
Make your community sustainable.



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