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Virtual Cards are like a debit card linked to your Collective balance, enabling you to make purchases and upload the receipt afterward. Due to needing t...
Expense payment timeframes
Published on March 8, 2023 by Alanna Irving
We know getting expenses paid out quickly is important to our Collectives, and we always try to process them as soon as possible. However, paying expenses requires manually checking each one, which takes time. These checks...
Open Collective Foundation is growing, and we're growing our team to match. We are looking to fill a financial admin and user support role, specifically seeking people with accounts payable & receivable experience in a 501(c)(3) nonprof...
Hello OCF collectives! As we announced back on January 26, the US-based OCF team members will be gathering in New Yor...
OCF 2022 in review: what a year!
Published on February 1, 2023 by Alanna Irving
This blog post looking at 2022 shows what a huge year it has been for our community. Check it out! Also, don't forget we've got...
Hello OCF collective admins, We hope you all are well as we settle into 2023! Here are a few updates and reminders: 1. OCF's US-based core staff will be retreating together in New York City from Monday, February 20 to Friday, February 24....
Imagining & Enacting the Worlds We Want with Artist-Organizer Fellows · Reposted from our OCF blog.Open Collective Foundat...
A quick reminder to Collective admins: if you have not already, please post a "What's Update" reflecting on your year and looking forward to the next one! We lay out what to include in the update ...
Virtual Cards - Address Change
Published on December 16, 2022 by Kayla
Hi all! With our recent address change, please be sure to update your virtual card payment address to: 440 N. Barranca Avenue...
Hello admins! We have several different things to tell you about this week! Email [email protected] with any questions. OCF's mailing address is changing · Beginning today, please advise donors to send check...
Happy December! 🌿 OCF Collective Board Seat Voting We are so excited to introduce you to our collective selected board candidates below. Thank you so much to everyone who nominated, we are grateful for community!...
What's up, folks? The Open Collective Foundation team invites (read: requires 🙃) each Collective to reflect ...
Hello OCF Collectives! We have three quick administrative updates for you: 1. OCF has worked with the Open Collective engineering team to surface the amount remaining on your virtual cards at all times, as well as the day that the card's li...
We want you to choose the next OCF board member · Who do you want to represent Collectives in governance decision-making? What voices should be around the table? There are incredible thinkers and leaders in this community—tell us w...
Open Collective Foundation (OCF) is growing our team with two new roles to meet increasing demand and scale. Both roles are fully remote, 30-40 hours/week, ve...
Just like the budgets of our Collectives, OCF's own budget is open and transparent. Now there's a new feature that enables more accessible expl...
Transparency and trust are at the heart of our values at Open Collective Foundation. Accordingly, we want to share with our community about a difficult thing that happened recently: OCF was the victim of theft via bank fraud....
Employment (with benefits!) through OCF
Published on September 15, 2022 by Alanna Irving
Did you know employment through OCF is an option? Collectives can put staff on payroll as W-2 employees, and offer benefits. Employees can be full time or part time, with no minimum number of hours (though 30 hrs/wk is the minimum for benef...
OCF is seeking new board members
Published on September 1, 2022 by Alanna Irving
We are looking for 1 or 2 board members for Open Collective Foundation · OCF is a nonprofit fiscal sponsor with a tech platform that is on track to enable 400 groups to raise $20m-$30m in d...
Paypal payouts paused for expenses
Published on August 24, 2022 by Alanna Irving
Open Collective Foundation is experiencing a Paypal outage. We are working to resolve this as quickly as possible, but it looks like it may take a couple weeks. We're very sorry for delays this is causing to payouts....