San Francisco Early Music Society

San Francisco Early Music Society

P.O. Box 10151
Berkeley, CA 94709
(510) 528-1725

Stacey Helley

Year organization became a 501(c)(3): 1975
Year of first fiscal sponsorship:
Number of sponsored projects: 23

Fiscal sponsorship fee:
7.5% flat fee on all donations

Eligibility criteria:

  • Aligned mission/values
  • Geographic: within 180 miles of the Bay area
  • Other: For more info:

Types of projects or services we sponsor:

  • Arts and culture
  • Education
  • Festivals and events

Services we offer projects:

  • Insurance

Based on Fiscal Sponsorship: 6 Ways to Do It Right: Our model(s) of fiscal sponsorship are:

  • Model C, Preapproved Grant Relationship

Organization description:
Established in 1975, SFEMS is a membership organization dedicated to historically informed performance of medieval, Renaissance, and baroque music. We emphasize three areas of activity: high-quality concert presentations of early music on historical instruments; educational programs for all ages; and services to the community.