Tiny Seed Project Inc.

Tiny Seed Project Inc.

154 Silver Rd.
East Hardwick, VT 05836
Website: http://www.tinyseedproject.org

Emily Cayer
Director of Operations

Year organization became a 501(c)(3): 2019
Year of first fiscal sponsorship: 2019
Number of sponsored projects: 24

Fiscal sponsorship fee:

Eligibility criteria:

  • Aligned mission values: We empower community-led projects that conserve the environment, encourage creativity, and strengthen communities. We do this by providing nonprofit status and exceptional administrative support.

Types of projects or services we sponsor:

  • Arts and culture
  • Children, youth and families
  • Education
  • Environment/sustainable growth
  • Festivals and events
  • Food insecurity
  • Health/Nutrition
  • Open space/Parks
  • People or communities of color/minorities
  • Women
  • Youth development

Services we offer projects:

  • Bill paying
  • Bookkeeping/accounting
  • Other: Grant administration and reporting, invoicing and contractor payments; issuing Form 1099s; finding funders and grants through our Instrumentl membership; comprehensive project support; hosting on GiveButter fundraising platform, which accepts all major credit cards; receiving project donations via checks, wires, DAF; promoting your project on Tiny Seed’s “Projects” webpage; governance structure through Tiny Seed’s Board of Directors; limited liability protection; compliance with IRS regulations; public trust and credibility.

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

  • Model B, Independent Contractor Project

Organization description:
We specialize in providing back-office administrative services and nonprofit status, empowering community-led organizations to concentrate on their core mission.