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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....
Solidarity School is a current experiment within Open Collective Foundation to anticipate capacity building, learni...
Updates We Love and upcoming workshop
Published on August 10, 2022 by Kayla E
Check out our latest Updates We Love Post showcasing OCF-hosted collectives and the amazing efforts they put into their communities. We're so gr...
The Terms of Fiscal Sponsorship is the legal agreement in place between Collectives and OCF as fiscal sponsor. All new Collective creators (and subsequently added admins) agree to the terms as they join. We've made some changes to the terms...
OCF has a fab new website!
Published on June 23, 2022 by Alanna Irving
Check it out: https://opencollective.foundation We're so proud to put our amazing Collectives front and center! It also has the help docs and events built in...
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Hello OCF Collectives! We are changing the way we reimburse for vehicular expenses by implementing a new Mileage Reimbursement Policy. Rather t...
Updated Grantmaking Policy
Published on May 31, 2022 by Nathan Hewitt
Grantmaking 2.0 is here! We've updated our Grantmaking Policy to make the process smoother for Collective admins, Grantees, and OCF staff...
Adding Tags to OCF Collectives
Published on May 10, 2022 by Kayla E
Hi all, We’ve recently been hard at work fixing up our Search feature on the platform, and in line with this, we’ve added some new Tags to your pages that we think will make you easier to find (and to find each other!) Feel free to edit, re...
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¡Con la ayuda de Francisco Domínguez, colaborador de ATX Mental Health Fund, Open Collective Foundation ha apoyado la traducción completa de la plataforma Open Collective al es...
Half a year ago, Open Collective Foundation committed to a strategy based on solidarity as our guiding principle, and published a strategic plan. Now, we're...
Seeking senior software engineers to join the team! · We are looking for senior "full-stack" software engineers who are excited about open source, making communities sustainable, and transparent finances. We welcome applications from people...
Dear Open Collective Foundation initiatives and contributors, · We are looking for 1 or 2 people to join our Board. Open Collective Foundation is a nonprofit with a ...
OCF can now receive cryptocurrency
Published on February 9, 2022 by Alanna Irving
Support amazing initiatives with crypto, and get tax benefits too · At Open Collective Foundation, we support many payment methods, because our goal i...