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, 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. 

Our team

Contributions


Contribute


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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


+ 6

Accountable is all of us

Our contributors 12

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 5 - A Roaring Success! 💖⭐

Thank you again to our wonderful pitchers of the evening - Hugh, Hannah, Jess, Juliette and Tim! You were all fantastic and it was so wonderful to hear about all the work you are doing and your plans for future projects:st...
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Published on December 1, 2021 by Accountable

Job vacancy

Hi everyone, this is Fernanda, Programme Manager at SCN. I have met most of you at different times & virtual spaces over the course of my time in this role and I just wanted to drop you message to say that I will be leaving SCN at the e...
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Published on November 30, 2021 by Accountable

Pitch Perfect Round 5 - Tomorrow!

Hello Everyone and Happy Monday! Pitch Perfect is TOMORROW!If you haven’t done so already, follow...
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Published on November 29, 2021 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.

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.

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Today’s balance

£1,259.86 GBP

Total raised

£370,704.96 GBP

Total disbursed

£369,445.10 GBP

Estimated annual budget

£363,004.53 GBP

Transactions

Donation from Douglas MacMillan Hospice

Debit from Accountable to West Midlands Palliative Care Society.

-£20.00GBP
Completed
Added funds
Transfer Funds

Credit from Accountable to Accountable

+£20.00GBP
Completed
Added funds
Survey response thank you

Debit from Accountable to Cambridge Solidarity Fund

-£10.00GBP
Completed
Added funds
Grant - United Charitable

Debit from Accountable to Parents For Future UK

-£12,328.67GBP
Completed
Added funds
Survey response thank you

Debit from Accountable to Cambridge Solidarity Fund

-£10.00GBP
Completed
Added funds
Survey response thank you

Debit from Accountable to Newham Solidarity Fund

-£10.00GBP
Completed
Added funds
Transfer Funds

Credit from Accountable to Accountable

+£12,328.67GBP
Completed
Added funds
Financial Contribution from Fatima Rafiq

Debit from Accountable to Reading Red Kitchen

-£25.00GBP
Completed
Added funds
Transfer Funds

Credit from Accountable to Accountable

+£25.00GBP
Completed
Added funds
Survey response thank you

Debit from Accountable to The Gwent Mental Health and LD Alliance

-£10.00GBP
Completed
Added funds