Fiscal Sponsorship Services & Fees

Austin Community Foundation offers the following services for fiscal sponsorship projects:

Type Service
Administrative Services Ability to operate under the Foundation's 501c3 designation
Processing and distribution of tax receipts 
Annual Fund Review 
Annual Fund Statements 
Access to quarterly training sessions
Payment Services Accounts payable processing*
Recurring accounts payable processing
Online access to fund information
Outgoing wire transfers*
 Donation Services  Accepting complex gifts 
Receipting in-kind donations 
Accepting foundation grants 
Accepting local government grants (city/state)*
Accepting federal government grants *
Grant review 
Custom secure online donation form* 
Event specific online donation form *
Accept wire transfers


Fees are determined based on the complexity and size of the Project. Fees range 5%-10% of deposits and are assessed monthly. Additional fees may apply for unexpected expenses incurred on behalf of the Project.

Apply for a Fiscal Sponsorship