Resilience Partners NFP

Resilience Partners NFP

58 East 26th Street
Chicago, IL 60616
(312) 281-6552

Deirdre Bates
Founder & President

Year organization became a 501(c)(3): 2015
Year of first fiscal sponsorship: 2015
Number of sponsored projects: 50

Fiscal sponsorship fee:
There is no cost to inquire, and we charge an 8% administration fee with a one-time set-up of $375. These fees support our ability to provide you with financial, governance, and other services. For projects with approved programatic budgets over $500,000, we can discuss lower administrative fees.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Other: We are here to serve other nonprofits that add value to the community they are serving.

Types of projects or services we sponsor:

  • Arts and culture
  • Children, youth and families
  • Disaster relief
  • Economic development
  • Faith-based/religious
  • Health/nutrition
  • People or communities of color/minorities
  • Social services
  • Women
  • Youth development

Services we offer projects:

  • Bill paying
  • Bookkeeping/accounting
  • Human resource management
  • Organizational development
  • Payroll
  • Receiving property and stock donations: in conjunction with our 3rd party vendor

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

  • Model A, Direct Project
  • Model B, Independent Contractor Project
  • Model C, Preapproved Grant Relationship
  • Model F, Technical Assistance

Organization description:
Resilience Partners is a professional team of specialists who care about helping others. We build on our rapidly growing talent network to share the latest governance, policies and procedures needed by emerging nonprofits and social entrepreneurs in an easily accessible way. Our conceptual approach to development focuses on understanding the obstacles that inhibit people, governments, international organizations and non-governmental organizations from realizing their development goals while enhancing their ability to achieve measurable, sustainable results.