Free Software Support Network

“Free Projects, Free Communities”

About the Free Software Support Network

The Free Software Support Network (FSSN) is a tax-exempt charitable corporation which collaborates with free and open source software projects to provides services to meet the needs of projects beyond the project's core development efforts. Our services include financial and asset management services, as well as legal advice through our partnership with the Software Freedom Law Center. Applications to FSSN are accepted on an ongoing basis and are reviewed regularly. To apply to become a collaborating project of the Free Software Support Network, please email

Currently, FSSN is in collaboration with the Diaspora* Project.

If you have questions prior to submitting to your application, or about the status of your application please feel free to write to us at