Village Earth

Village Earth

P.O. Box 797
Fort Collins, CO 80522
(970) 237-3002

David Bartecchi

Year organization became a 501(c)(3): 1995
Year of first fiscal sponsorship: 2000
Number of sponsored projects: 16

Fiscal sponsorship fee:
We charge a flat 10% and provide a number of support services.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Aligned mission/values: Organizations that support grassroots action in the ares of social and environmental justice

Types of projects or services we sponsor:

  • Children, youth and families
  • Economic development
  • Environment/sustainable growth
  • Housing
  • International development
  • People or communities of color/minorities
  • Political advocacy/social justice
  • Women
  • Youth development

Services we offer projects:

  • Bookkeeping/accounting
  • Organizational development
  • 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 C, Preapproved Grant Relationship

Organization description:
Village Earth helps reconnect communities to the resources that promote human well-being by enhancing social and political empowerment, community self-reliance and self-determination. We do this by strengthening intermediate and grassroots organizations through fiscal sponsorship, networking, training, research and advocacy.