sponsorship – what does it mean?
Epic Arts your project is allowed to receive tax-deductible donations,
apply for grants, and receive the respectability and benefits of a recognized
California not-for-profit 510(c)3 organization.
a privilege, as fiscal sponsorship creates liability and accountability
for Epic Arts. With this said, it is imperative that we have standards
and qualifications to evaluate the merit and commitment of the party
project supports the mission of Epic Arts.
It is well-defined project.
The Project and Managers demonstrate the ability or potential to raise
Approval of project by Epic Arts review board.
we expect from Project Administrators:
project must be self-sufficient in that it is organized and well managed.
on the project and communicate throughout the process so we understand
what is happening and can offer assistance as needed. This information
should be sufficient to explain the project both within and outside
of Epic Arts.
fiscal reporting (if applicable) summary of budget, expenses, and
all funding received through fiscal sponsorship
project leader(s) and all representatives must maintain a level of
professionalism that reflects well both on Epic Arts and the project.
After all, it is the reputation and credibility of Epic Arts that
benefits us all.
of the project results, including reporting and grant compliance,
as required by the granting agency
the Project can expect from Epic Arts:
to all the benefits associated with a non-profit community arts organization.
and consultation on your project.
to experienced and knowledgeable staff.
services, references, and referrals to assist your project.
to a diverse pool of resources and contacts within our community.
in community arts database.
of project in Epic Arts website and publications.
to collaborate with other projects, people, and organizations within
of all federal reporting requirements for recipients of tax-exempt
funds (IRS Form 990).
Fiscal Sponsorship Information:
can receive funds for your program in either of the following two ways
payable to Epic Arts
Payments through Epic Arts' PayPal account
money collected in any other manner (i.e. not routed through Epic Arts
in one of these two ways) is not tax-deductible.
funds are distributed to their respective programs once a month on the
15th of each month.
SPONSORSHIP PROPOSAL FORM
is the information we need to evaluate your project to determine if
you are a potential good match with Epic Arts and our mission.