Charitable Program Marketplace

Ribbon's Marketplace offers a unique, streamlined application solution that connects charitable programs with experienced fiscal sponsors. Our process is designed to facilitate meaningful collaboration and empower you with the right 501c3 sponsor to launch and grow your nonprofit with confidence.

Leverage Ribbon’s extensive network, unlock tax-advantaged fundraising, and navigate the complexities of nonprofit setup with ease

Step-by-Step Guide

Step 1: Understanding Fiscal Sponsorship

Before beginning your application, it's essential to have a comprehensive understanding of what fiscal sponsorship entails. This partnership with a more established organization offers critical financial management and resources. Familiarize yourself with the roles, responsibilities, and benefits of fiscal sponsorship through our detailed resources and guides.

Step 2: Fill Out the Marketplace Application

Once you're well-versed in fiscal sponsorship, proceed to complete our comprehensive application. This is where you'll share your nonprofit’s mission, goals, funding sources, budget and unique story, attracting the right sponsors.

Step 3: Application Processing and Veriff Verification

Application Review:
Upon submission, your application undergoes an automated review process. Our advanced system evaluates the application for compliance with our criteria, ensuring efficiency and objectivity in the selection process.

Veriff Verification Process:
The next critical phase involves identity verification. You’ll be seamlessly directed to Veriff, a leading verification platform. Veriff’s cutting-edge technology quickly and securely verifies your identity, upholding the highest standards of security and trust within the Ribbon Program Marketplace.

Marketplace Inclusion:
Following successful verification, your organization will automatically be listed in Ribbon’s Program Marketplace. This inclusion opens doors to potential fiscal sponsors who can align with and support your nonprofit’s mission.

Step 4: Sponsorship Offers and Interviews

In the marketplace, explore sponsorship offers and use Ribbon’s tools for scheduling interviews. This is your opportunity to find a sponsor that matches your mission and vision.

Step 5: Acceptance and Contract Signing

Upon finding the right fiscal sponsor, proceed to formalize your partnership through contract signing. Ribbon’s platform ensures a secure and legally sound agreement, marking the start of your collaborative journey.
Guides and Tutorials

Dive into our resource library for insights on nonprofit management, fundraising strategies, and legal compliance.


Have questions? Our support team is here to help every step of the way. Contact us for personalized assistance.

Grow With Us

Join a network dedicated to growth and collaboration. Apply to our Program Marketplace today and dive deeper into our collaborative features with a personalized demo.