Open Collective Foundation 501(c)(3)

Fiscal host organization for US-based Collectives with a charitable mission

About


The Foundation’s mission is to promote projects in the US with the following charitable purposes: 

  • increasing access to educational resources and training, 
  • creating a positive social impact and 
  • developing tools to improve civic participation within cities or communities.

Education

With the advance of technology and the movement towards a society where people work together to enhance and develop the future, there has been an increase in the number of organizations and groups that are coming together to promote education. 

Social Impact

The Foundation’s social impact purpose will be aimed at finding ways to:
  1. Eliminate prejudice and discrimination
  2. Combat community deterioration
  3. Decrease juvenile delinquency
  4. Serve the less fortunate or distressed
  5. Serve to prevent animal or child cruelty
  6. Create a positive impact on society

Civic Participation

We will sponsor projects aimed at fostering civic participation, democratic debate, rebuild community ties and strengths. 

Join us!

If you have a project that fits our mission 👉🏼👉👉🏽👉🏾👉🏿 Apply here

Terms

By applying to have your project fiscally hosted by the Open Collective Foundation, you agree to these terms.

Some important points (see the full terms for details):

  • Your project's mission must fit with the Foundation's mission overall, and further one of the charitable purposes.
  • You can't use your Collective's money for any other purpose, or for private profit.
  • We are only able to host US-based projects and fund US-based activity, not overseas expenses.
  • If your Collective is hosted by the Foundation, donations are tax deductible for your financial contributors.
  • Projects under our umbrella are not allowed to engage in political activity.
  • You retain ownership of all your project's intellectual property.
  • We will hold and manage funds on behalf of your project and we won't use them for anything else.

Organizational Details

​Open Collective Foundation 501(c)(3)
340 S. Lemon Avenue, #3717 Walnut, CA 91789
EIN 81-4004928
DLN 17053184327027

Our team

Pia Mancini

Admin

Co-founder and director

Alanna Irving

Admin

Executive Director

Alina Manko

Admin

Admin helper

Kayla E

Admin

Admin helper

François Hodi...

Admin

technical consultant

Alyssa Wright

Core Contributor

Director

Andrew Trask

Core Contributor

Director

Contributions


We are fiscally hosting 209 Collectives

Host since April 2020

1777 contributors

Host since March 2020

960 contributors

Host since November 2020

692 contributors

Host since April 2020

565 contributors

Club A Kitchen

Collective

Host since October 2020

522 contributors

Host since April 2020

482 contributors

Host since September 2020

470 contributors

Host since June 2020

407 contributors

Host since April 2020

350 contributors

Street Forum

Collective

Host since August 2020

255 contributors

Host since September 2020

250 contributors

Host since April 2020

249 contributors

Host since November 2020

247 contributors

Host since October 2019

220 contributors

Host since April 2020

199 contributors

Host since June 2020

185 contributors

Host since April 2020

183 contributors

Host since December 2019

173 contributors

Host since December 2020

165 contributors

Host since November 2020

153 contributors

Budget


Transparent and open finances.

-$1,212.00 USD
Paid
Invoice #34571
-$1,035.00 USD
Paid
Invoice #34175
-$1,443.20 USD
Paid
Invoice #33732

$
Today’s balance

$67,240.61 USD

Total raised

$258,672.32 USD

Total disbursed

$191,431.71 USD

Estimated annual budget

$236,484.56 USD

Transactions

Operations Support Feb-21

by Alina Manko

-$1,212.00USD
Paid
Invoice #34571

Inv 365 from Bromberger Law

by Bromberger Law, PLLC

-$1,035.00USD
Paid
Invoice #34175

A Team Invoice #49665

by A Team Executive Management Inc.

-$1,443.20USD
Paid
Invoice #33732

January 2020

by Open Collective

-$4,000.00USD
Paid
Invoice #33501

January invoice

by Protozoa

-$2,520.00USD
Paid
Invoice #32737

Platform settlement for January

by Open Collective

-$7,386.52USD
Paid
Invoice #33511

Financial contribution to Open Collective Foundation 501(...

from CVKey Project

+$8.95USD
Completed

Platform Fees and Tips collected in January

by Open Collective Foundation 501(c)(3)

+$7,678.16USD

Xero subscription - January

by Open Collective Foundation 501(c)(3)

-$24.00USD
Paid
Receipt #33486

Foundation support, January 2021

by Nathan Hewitt

-$345.00USD
Paid
Invoice #33096

Connect


Let’s get the ball rolling!

News from Open Collective Foundation 501(c)(3)

Updates on our activities and progress.

🎊 Welcome to 2021!

Mutual aid really took off this past year, and OCF has been happy to be a part of that. We sincerely thank you all for your ongoing support and engagement. OCF had a pretty eventful 2020 (along with everyone else), and we're happy to share...
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Published on January 5, 2021 by Kayla E

OCF is again offering fee-free* fiscal hosting to COVID groups!

The pandemic hasn’t stopped. Neither have we. To support newly-formed groups who are providing COVID relief, OCF is waiving our fiscal hosting fees thru Dec. 31, 2020Support communities with mutual aid....
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Published on November 13, 2020 by Kayla E

We are offering free fiscal sponsorship for #COVID19 related collectives

We have been inspired to see people coming together and creating Mutual Aid Funds to support their local community (see Portland,
Read more
Published on March 19, 2020 by Xavier Damman

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$2 USD / month

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Sponsors

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$500 USD / year

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Top financial contributors

Organizations

1
Network for Good

$3k USD since Jun 2020

2
Benevity

$1k USD since Jul 2019

3
Salesforce

$301 USD since Aug 2020

4
Schwab Charitable

$300 USD since Apr 2020

5
The Blackbaud Giving Fund

$120 USD since Oct 2020

6
Rendez-Vous Digital

$50 USD since Dec 2019

7
Network for good

$25 USD since Oct 2020

8
Archived Collective

$14 USD since Jul 2020

9
CVKey Project

$9 USD since Feb 2021

10
Fridays For Future Chicago

$5 USD since Jul 2020

Individuals

1
Anonymous

$10k USD since Apr 2020

2
scott heiferman

$2k USD since Apr 2018

3
sara Augustin

$250 USD since Jan 2021

4
Larry Bethel

$200 USD since May 2020

5
Jody Gessow

$100 USD since Apr 2020

6
Joe Torreggiani

$45 USD since Jun 2020

7
Mabin

$44 USD since May 2019

8
kazuma ieiri

$25 USD since Oct 2017

9
Pia Mancini

$22 USD since Dec 2017

10
Ryan Price

$22 USD since May 2019

Open Collective Foundation 501(c)(3) is all of us

Our contributors 40

Thank you for supporting Open Collective Foundation 501(c)(3).

Pia Mancini

Admin

Total contributions

$22 USD

Co-founder and director

Alanna Irving

Admin

Executive Director

Alina Manko

Admin

Admin helper

Kayla E

Admin

Admin helper

François Hodi...

Admin

technical consultant

Alyssa Wright

Core Contributor

Director

Andrew Trask

Core Contributor

Director

Anonymous

Financial Contributor

Total contributions

$10,000 USD

Network for G...

Financial Contributor

Total contributions

$2,802 USD

scott heiferman

Financial Contributor

Total contributions

$1,500 USD

Sponsors

Benevity

Financial Contributor

Total contributions

$1,050 USD

Salesforce

Financial Contributor

Total contributions

$301 USD