Understanding Fiscal Sponsorship-Info Session

Description: Docs In Progress is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and administers a Fiscal Sponsorship Program to allow eligible documentary projects to be able to apply for funding to foundations and other grant-making institutions and to accept tax-deductible donations from individual donors. In this 60-minute session, participants will learn about the program. The session will cover:

  • What fiscal sponsorship is.
  • The reason you as a documentary filmmaker may need a fiscal sponsor.
  • What you need to apply for fiscal sponsorship at Docs In Progress.
  • Things you should look for when choosing a fiscal sponsor.
  • Resources to find fiscal sponsors.
  • Becoming a fiscal sponsoree with Docs and the benefits.

Date: February 23, 2023 | 7-8PM

Presenter: Barbara Valentino, Adele Schmidt