Netroots Foundation

Netroots Foundation

60 29th St., #664
San Francisco, CA 94110
(816) 665-6664

Eric Thut
Operations Director

Year organization became a 501(c)(3): 2008
Year of first fiscal sponsorship: 2008
Number of sponsored projects: 3

Fiscal sponsorship fee:
We charge 8% of annual revenue for our service fee.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Aligned mission/values: Progressive issue area, utilizes online organizing strategies

Types of projects or services we sponsor:

  • Arts and culture
  • Education
  • Environment/sustainable growth
  • People or communities of color/minorities
  • Political advocacy/social justice
  • Women

Services we offer projects:

  • Bill paying
  • Bookkeeping/accounting
  • Human resource management
  • Organizational development
  • Payroll
  • Receiving property and stock donations
  • Tax reporting

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

  • Model A, Direct Project

Organization description:
Netroots Foundation brings together online citizens across America, injects progressive voices into the national conversation and advances the values of justice, equality and community in our nation’s politics. With technology, the information revolution and online communities changing the very nature of civic engagement, we seek to accelerate the understanding and support of this fundamental shift in participatory democracy.