Fiscal Sponsorship

Foundation for Independent Artists (FIA)

FIA is a comprehensive Fiscal Sponsorship program which offers performing artists instant 501(c)(3) incorporation without the challenges of incorporatingIt is ideal for those in need of  bookkeeping, payroll services and insurance. Participating artists work with a dedicated administrator on a weekly basis to build their infrastructure and financial foundation.

Fees are assessed at 5.5% of income, with a minimum base fee of  $2750/year.

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Unique Projects

Unique Projects is our basic sponsorship program which gives artists the ability to receive tax deductible donations, apply for foundation grants, as well as other nonprofit benefits, such as discounted rehearsal space. Artists work with a dedicated  administrator to clearly, reliably, and efficiently process their donations and send acknowledgments on their behalf. This service is ideal for emerging or established artists with project-specific fundraising needs.

Fees for Unique Projects are the lowest for individual artists in New York City, starting at 5.5% of income.

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For more information, please contact:

Harry Sukonik

Harry Sukonik

Fiscal Associate