NOPI – Nonprofit Incubator

NOPI – Nonprofit Incubator

83 Morse St., Suite 6
Norwood, MA 02062
(617) 702-2929

Amanda LaFleur
Executive Director

Year organization became a 501(c)(3): 2017
Year of first fiscal sponsorship: 2020
Number of sponsored projects: 6

Fiscal sponsorship fee:
NOPI receives 10% of donations and grants accepted on behalf of your project, group, or entity for B and C models of sponsorship. For Model F, NOPI charges affordable hourly rates depending on an organization’s ability to pay. We determine these fees based on an organization’s recent 990s and annual budget.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Aligned mission values

Types of projects or services we sponsor:

  • Arts and culture
  • Children, youth and families
  • Disaster relief
  • Drug treatment
  • Economic development
  • Education
  • Environment/sustainable growth
  • Food insecurity/Nutrition
  • Health
  • Homelessness
  • Housing
  • Mental health
  • Open space/Parks
  • People or communities of color/minorities
  • Political advocacy/social justice
  • Social services
  • Transportation
  • Veterans
  • Women
  • Youth development

Services we offer projects:

  • Bill paying
  • Bookkeeping/accounting
  • Computer IT
  • Insurance
  • Organizational development
  • Payroll
  • Tax reporting
  • Other: Visit to see a list of services provided. NOPI provides administrative services, technical assistance, fiduciary oversight, and, in some cases, risk management to organizations, groups, and individuals engaged in charitable work. We like to explain fiscal sponsorship as a safe and supportive home for nonprofits until the time comes for a nonprofit to go it alone.

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

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

Organization description:
NOPI is a nonprofit organization providing administrative support, technical assistance, training, and fiscal sponsorship to 501(c)3 organizations and charitable projects. We believe that regardless of experience, background or financial means, all individuals can create positive social and economic change through nonprofit organizations and charitable projects. We are passionate about supporting those who make or will make a positive change in the world, and through their work, reduce inequities that are at the heart of most problems.