Are you looking for a simple fiscal sponsorship solution? Shunpike provides basic fiscal sponsorship to arts groups or projects that need the benefits of 501(c)(3) status, but are comfortable doing their own accounting, tax reporting and procuring their own licenses and permits.
Shunpike fiscally sponsors a broad array of arts groups and projects that are:
First, become a member of Shunpike to gain access to resources that will strengthen your project or group. Group Membership is required of all fiscal sponsorship applicants.
The Fiscal Sponsorship Application asks for information on your project or group, along with your financial and fundraising goals. If you are interested in applying, please contact us. We work with all applicants to gain an understanding of their project’s eligibility and to provide tips on creating a strong application.
Shunpike’s next application deadline is Tuesday, December 10th, 2013. As a note, we will not be accepting applications for fiscal sponsorship during the first quarter of 2014. Want to know why? Read more here.
A Shunpike staff member will work with you to ensure your application is ready for review. While we are selective, we want you to submit the best application you can. You will hear about the success of your application by the end of the month in which you apply.
In our Partner Artist program, we provide arts groups with comprehensive back-office services and support – in addition to fiscal sponsorship.
Fiscal sponsorship is a great choice for many emerging arts organizations and projects.