Center for Community Stewardship

Center for Community Stewardship

116 N. Few St.
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 620-4266

Lisa Dugdale
Executive Director

Year organization became a 501(c)(3): 2002
Year of first fiscal sponsorship: 2009
Number of sponsored projects: 65

Fiscal sponsorship fee:
9% fiscal sponsor fee; 12% for government funds

Eligibility criteria:

  • Geographic: Madison, Wisconsin
  • Has an advisory group: We require 2 advisory board members

Types of projects or services we sponsor:

  • Arts and culture
  • Children, youth and families
  • Disaster relief
  • Drug treatment
  • Economic development
  • Education
  • Environment/sustainable growth
  • Festivals and events
  • Health/nutrition
  • Housing
  • Mental health
  • People or communities of color/minorities
  • Political advocacy/social justice
  • Social services
  • Transportation
  • Women
  • Youth development

Services we offer projects:

  • Bill paying
  • Bookkeeping/accounting
  • Human resource management
  • Insurance
  • Organizational development
  • Payroll
  • Tax reporting

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

  • Model A, Direct Project

Organization description:
Our mission is to energize and facilitate individuals and groups to be active in matters that affect their lives, cultivating collaborative conversations about visions and activities that can make their community a more wonderful place. We do this through fiscal sponsorship and facilitation support and training.