The Abundance Foundation

The Abundance Foundation

220 Lorax Lane #5
Pittsboro, NC 27312
(919) 533-5181
Website: abundancenc.org

Contact:
Tami Schwerin
Executive Director
tami@aboundancenc.org

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, 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
  • Organizational development
  • Tax reporting
  • Other: Fundraising coaching, promotions, communications, shared office space, event space, advisory board reporting, systems, human resources

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 for 12 years and offer our expertise and help to achieve projects that focus on sustainability, education, cultural change and resilient communities.