The Abundance Foundation

The Abundance Foundation

220 Lorax Lane #5
Pittsboro, NC 27312
(919) 533-5181

Tami Schwerin
Executive Director

Year organization became a 501(c)(3): 2006
Year of first fiscal sponsorship: 2007
Number of sponsored projects: 20

Fiscal sponsorship fee:
We charge 9-15% to work with an organization or project depending on revenues, transactions and the organization’s needs. More information is here.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Aligned mission/values: Local food, renewable energy, sustainable agriculture, conservation, health of community, grief and death work, local economy
  • Geographic: Must be located and serve within North Carolina
  • Minimum budget: $10,000
  • Other: Online application

Types of projects or services we sponsor:

  • Children, youth and families
  • Economic development
  • Education
  • Environment/sustainable growth

Services we offer projects:

  • Bill paying
  • Bookkeeping/accounting
  • Quarterly gatherings with Fiscal Sponsor partners
  • Organizational development
  • Tax reporting
  • Other: Fundraising coaching, promotions, communications, shared office space, event space, advisory board reporting, systems, human resources, newsletter and social media outreach

Organization description:
We are a nonprofit that is very much about “can-do.” We like to see action taken and we like to accomplish our goals. We’ve been collaborating with other organizations since 2007 and offer our expertise and help to achieve projects that focus on sustainability, education, cultural change and resilient communities.