Open Collective
Open Collective

Accountable

Through our Accountable service, groups can easily receive and pay out money; taking joint control over their finances. Offered by the Social Change Nest CIC, who specialises in supporting people-powered networks.

About


Accountable

Our fiscal hosting service gives unincorporated groups a safe and transparent way to receive funding and manage their money. We take care of the admin and finance, so you can focus on changing the world.

Check out our Gitbook to learn all about Accountable. Open Collective also has a comprehensive Gitbook here

What can a Collective do?

  • Receive donations or grants from individuals, organisations or businesses
  • Set recurring donations, such as monthly membership charges
  • Reimburse your volunteers. Pay invoices for services
  • Request money from another Collective

What does The Social Change Nest provide?

We have 8 years of experience supporting grassroots organisation, community groups, and networks, to create social impact 🌍

The Social Change Nest specialises in creating and supporting people-powered networks and social movements. After years of supporting and incubating grassroots groups, we know how important it is to have a collaborative and transparent way to manage funds.

By selecting us as your fiscal host, you’ll be able to tap into a number of our resources and become a part of a wider network of groups and individuals doing incredible work! We have a dedicated team who are here to provide support to you so you can always give us a ring or email us. 

Fees

Our fiscal hosting fees are 5% on incoming transactions (contributions) plus £42 set up costs
🏦 We also provide a grant management service. This means you can apply for formal grants using us as a Host. We usually charge 7% on the incoming grant. Please get in touch if you're looking to apply for funding. 


Are you ready?

👉🏼👉👉🏽👉🏾👉🏿 Apply here to get started


Questions? 

If you have any questions please get in touch by calling us on 07712 872277 or emailing [email protected]. To find out more about SCN, pay our website a visit. 

Our team

Contributions


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Become a financial contributor.

Events

Accountable is hosting the following events.

Past event
04:30 PM-05:30 PM UTC
Join us for a discussion about whether you should constitute, what questions you need to ask your...Read more

Financial Contributions

Custom contribution
Donation
Make a custom one-time or recurring contribution.

Latest activity by


+ 12

Accountable is all of us

Our contributors 18

Thank you for supporting Accountable.

David Graham

£5,000 GBP

Open Collective

£1,027 GBP

Collective Im...

£1,000 GBP

incognito

£50 GBP

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Let’s get the ball rolling!

News from Accountable

Updates on our activities and progress.

The Social Change Nest - Page Spring Cleaning Tips🧹

Hey all! Well we have finally seen the back of January! Spring is in sight and we thought it would be a good time to send around a few page spring cleaning tips🌻 🍃Spring Cleaning🍃 🕵Check your p...
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Published on February 1, 2023 by Accountable

Job Opportunities🧑‍💼Discord Event TODAY❤️‍🔥and ECF Events 🌿

Hey all! Happy Thursday 🌄We hope you’ve had a great week so far!❄ A few updates to kickstart your day: 🗣Cost of Living Crisis Discord event - We recognise that the work that many of you do can come at an emotional cost. A...
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Published on January 19, 2023 by Accountable

Are you Responding to the Cost of Living Crisis?

Hey all! Happy Monday💫 We hope your week is off to a great start! Just a few updates to kick off your week: 🫵Is your group responding to the cost-of-living crisis in any way? - We know that the cost of living crisis is af...
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Published on January 16, 2023 by Accountable

Conversations

Let’s get the discussion going! This is a space for the community to converse, ask questions, say thank you, and get things done together.

Queen's Platinum Jubilee Activity Fund

Published on January 25, 2022 by Accountable

We have come across a potential grant opportunity that we think could be of interest to you: Queen's Platinum Jubilee Activity Fund -...

Environment grant

Published on September 7, 2021 by Accountable

We came across the Together for Our Planet: https://www.tnlco...

Question about the criteria to join The Social Change Nest

Published on September 10, 2020 by Tracey Shipman

HiI am working with a group of individuals in Nosara, Costa Rica to initiate a collective that is focused on community gardens, educations for the community on growing their own food, and creating a regenerative system that is not dependent...

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Budget


Transparent and open finances.

Financial contribution from TSIP

Debit from Accountable to Caterpillar2Butterfly

-£10,000.00GBP
Completed
Added funds #621811
Financial contribution from TSIP

Debit from Accountable to Adult IT Skills Training

-£10,000.00GBP
Completed
Added funds #621810
Transfer funds

Credit from Accountable to Accountable

+£20,000.00GBP
Completed
Added funds #621807
£
Today’s balance

£94,435.70 GBP

Total income

£1,707,588.83 GBP

Total disbursed

£1,613,153.13 GBP

Estimated annual budget

£1,238,724.66 GBP

Transactions

Financial contribution from TSIP

Debit from Accountable to Caterpillar2Butterfly

-£10,000.00GBP
Completed
Added funds #621811
Financial contribution from TSIP

Debit from Accountable to Adult IT Skills Training

-£10,000.00GBP
Completed
Added funds #621810
Transfer funds

Credit from Accountable to Accountable

+£20,000.00GBP
Completed
Added funds #621807
Financial Contribution from Forza Wine

Debit from Accountable to SE15 Community Fund

-£1,509.29GBP
Completed
Added funds #621784
Transfer of funds

Credit from Accountable to Accountable

+£1,509.29GBP
Completed
Added funds #621778
Transfer of Funds

Debit from Accountable to Parents For Future UK

-£22,968.00GBP
Completed
Added funds #621776
Transfer of funds

Credit from Accountable to Accountable

+£22,968.00GBP
Completed
Added funds #621774
Financial Contribution from Hodgson

Debit from Accountable to Sleights FC under 8s

-£10.00GBP
Completed
Added funds #621343
Transfer of funds

Credit from Accountable to Accountable

+£10.00GBP
Completed
Added funds #621342
Financial Contribution from Prism

Debit from Accountable to The Stuart Bathers Fund

-£5,804.10GBP
Completed
Added funds #617727