Arts Alive! Inc

Arts Alive! Inc.

15 Eagle Court
Keene, N.H. 03431
(603) 283-0944

Jessica Gelter
Executive Director

Year organization became a 501(c)(3): 2009
Year of first fiscal sponsorship:2009
Number of sponsored projects: 4

Fiscal sponsorship fee:
10% of total annual income or $250, whichever is greater.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Aligned mission values
  • Geographic
  • Identified leadership, annual budget plan, approved budget plan, insurance and registered trade name in N.H.

Types of projects or services we sponsor:

  • Arts and culture
  • Festivals and events

Services we offer projects:

  • Bill paying
  • Bookkeeping/accounting
  • Organizational development
  • Payroll
  • Tax reporting
  • Other

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

  • Model A, Direct Project
  • Model B, Independent Contractor Project
  • Model F, Technical Assistance

Organization description:

Arts Alive! is an arts service organization that advances arts and culture in the Monadnock region of Southwest N.H. Our goal is to launch new nonprofits that will increase the vibrancy of the arts scene here by supporting projects, individuals and mission-driven arts and culture community group endeavors with incubation, business-building workshops, networking, advocacy and collaborative marketing opportunities. We also celebrate excellence in the arts in the Monadnock region with an award winning event, The Ewing Arts Awards, in partnership with the Keene Sentinel.