Thank you for your interest in applying for fiscal sponsorship with Community Initiatives!

Prospective projects must submit an inquiry form before being invited to apply. If we seem like a good fit, our Vice President of Client Services will walk you through the application process.

Full applications include the following required documents:

  1. Cover Letter Requesting Fiscal Sponsorship
  2. Four-page Application Form
  3. First Year Budget (Community Initiatives template required)
  4. Three-Year Fundraising Plan
  5. Bio and Resume for Executive Director
  6. Bios for Advisory Committee Members
  7. Additional program collateral (optional)

Quarterly Application Deadlines


  • January 4, 2019
  • April 1, 2019
  • July 1, 2019
  • October 1, 2019

"Community Initiatives has expertise and capacity that come with years of experience that we don't have yet."

- José González, Latino Outdoors