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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....
Solidarity School is a current experiment within Open Collective Foundation to anticipate capacity building, learning, and structural needs of our collectives that will expand their impact. We design, deliver, source, or aggregate ...
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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