Evergreen Social Impact 

Evergreen Social Impact

P.O. Box 429
Bothell, WA 98041
(206) 569-5587
Website: evergreensocialimpact.org

Beth Harvey
Executive Director

Year organization became a 501(c)(3): 2021
Year of first fiscal sponsorship: 2021
Number of sponsored projects: 4

Fiscal sponsorship fee:
The basic fee is 10% of project revenue. Due to the complexity of managing government grants and contracts, additional fees will be assessed for revenue from these sources, generally an additional 5%.

Eligibility criteria:
Preference is given to projects that are based in and serving Washington State; are aligned with ESI’s mission and vision; do social impact-focused work, focused on systems change for a better society and directed at specific, quantifiable social issues; led by an advisory board or steering committee; not currently a Washington State nonprofit corporation or a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization; willing to make or consider at least a two- to three-year commitment to fiscal sponsorship, or are looking for a permanent administrative home (preferred). Projects with government funding (grants and/or contracts) are welcomed and encouraged to apply.

Types of projects or services we sponsor:

  • Children, youth and families
  • Environment/sustainable growth
  • Food insecurity/Nutrition
  • Health
  • Homelessness
  • People or communities of color/minorities
  • Political advocacy/social justice
  • Social services
  • Veterans
  • Women
  • Youth development

Services we offer projects:

  • Auditing
  • Bill paying
  • Bookkeeping/accounting
  • Human resource management
  • Insurance
  • Organizational development
  • Payroll
  • Tax reporting

Based on Fiscal Sponsorship: 6 Ways to Do It Right: Our model(s) of fiscal sponsorship are:

  • Model A, Direct Project
  • Model C Preapproved Grant Relationship

Organization description:
Evergreen Social Impact works to strengthen mission-driven organizations and achieve enduring impact in the Pacific Northwest by developing shared infrastructure and expertise, building a culture of partnership, and advancing equity. We provide fiduciary services, including governance, funds management, and other administrative services to projects with social-impact missions. We primarily act as a as a long-term administrative home for tax-exempt and public/private entities, and will also consider projects that are looking for an incubator while they build capacity in preparation for launching as an independent 501(c)(3). We have expertise in management of and compliance with government grants and contracts (federal, state and local). Our primary focus is on Model A projects.