Accountable

Through our Accountable is a service for 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, Accountable, 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 7 days a week, so you can always give us a ring or email us. 

Fees

Our fiscal hosting fees are 5% on incoming transactions (donations) plus £42 set up costs
👋These fees are waived for groups working on emergency Covid-19 response
🏦 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. 

Contributions


Contribute


Become a financial contributor.

Events

Accountable is hosting the following events.

Past event

Choosing a structure for your movement: should we constitute?

04:30 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


+ 5

Accountable is all of us

Our contributors 11

Thank you for supporting Accountable.

David Graham

£5,000 GBP

Collective Im...

£1,000 GBP

incognito

£36 GBP

incognito

£14 GBP

incognito

£5 GBP

Tula.town

£2 GBP

Connect


Let’s get the ball rolling!

News from Accountable

Updates on our activities and progress.

Pitch Perfect Round 4 - Update!

Hello Everyone! There are still 3 pitching spots left for our Pitch Perfect Round 4!🎤⭐A reminder:📅 It's on Wednesday 29th September - 6-7pm🗣️ No need to have a PowerPoint or presentation, we just want to...
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Published on September 17, 2021 by The Social Change Nest

🌎Climate Grants Conversation🌎

Hi All! We have noticed over the last few months a number of people asking about grants and opportunities for funding in the climate space. We wanted to share one that came through recently that you may be interested in ...
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Published on September 15, 2021 by The Social Change Nest

Accountable Presents - Pitch Perfect Round 4 ⭐

Accountable presents: Pitch Perfect Round 4! Join us for our monthly series of quick fire ‘pitching’ series for Accountable groups. Come along for a chance to meet new faces, have a laugh and maybe even win £300 for your gr...
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Published on September 13, 2021 by The Social Change Nest

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.

Environment grant

Published on September 7, 2021 by The Social Change Nest

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.

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Today’s balance

-£49,763.55 GBP

Total raised

£245,572.98 GBP

Total disbursed

£295,336.53 GBP

Estimated annual budget

£240,779.83 GBP

Transactions

Financial Contribution from Local Giving

Debit from Accountable to Oxford Mutual Aid

-£2,500.00GBP
Completed
Added funds
Financial Contribution from A Ross

Debit from Accountable to Lambeth Mutual Aid

-£10.00GBP
Completed
Added funds
Financial Contribution from Perkins A VO8

Debit from Accountable to Oxford Mutual Aid

-£10.00GBP
Completed
Added funds
Youth Climate Fund

Debit from Accountable to Youth Climate Fund

-£47,000.00GBP
Completed
Added funds
Financial Contribution from J Fender

Debit from Accountable to Black Trans Foundation

-£5.00GBP
Completed
Added funds
Financial Contribution from A Ross

Debit from Accountable to Lambeth Mutual Aid

-£10.00GBP
Completed
Added funds
Financial Contribution from Charles Bagot QC

Debit from Accountable to All Rise (The Bar)

-£5.00GBP
Completed
Added funds
Financial Contribution from UCL

Debit from Accountable to Alton Action

-£600.00GBP
Completed
Added funds
YT budget

Debit from Accountable to Young Trustees Movement

-£500.00GBP
Completed
Added funds
Financial Contribution from Perkins A VO8

Debit from Accountable to Oxford Mutual Aid

-£10.00GBP
Completed
Added funds