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Fiscal Sponsor Directory Looking for a fiscal sponsor? This growing central repository of useful data on practicing sponsors nationwide was created and is maintained by San Francisco Study Center, publisher of Fiscal Sponsorship: 6 Ways To Do It Right. The site also includes a chronology of pertinent legal rulings and important events and developments in fiscal sponsorship, and news from the field.

Foundation Center Online and GuideStar merged in 2019 under Candid, a search engine for finding information about foundations and the grants they make, nonprofit profiles and related topics.

Fiscal Agency V. Fiscal Sponsorship Why “fiscal agency” sends the wrong message—to the public and the IRS

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Use of Fiscal Agents: A Trap for the Unwary, John A. Edie, Counsel on Foundations, 1989


From the Fiscal Sponsor Directory

Directory Sponsors by number of projects served