Institute for Nonprofit News

Institute for Nonprofit News

714 W Olympic Blvd, Suite 929
Los Angeles, CA 90015
(818) 582-3560

Chip Potts
Finance and Operations Director

Year organization became a 501(c)(3): 2009
Year of first fiscal sponsorship: 2012
Number of sponsored projects: 20

Fiscal sponsorship fee:
7%, plus $65 per hour for accounting services beyond 2 hours per month.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Aligned mission values
  • Type of service
  • Other: Provides original news reporting to the general public on investigative or other public-service journalism.

Types of projects or services we sponsor:

  • Other: News organizations dedicated to providing credible, nonpartisan news as a public service.

Services we offer projects:

  • Auditing
  • Bill paying
  • Bookkeeping/accounting

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

Model C, Preapproved Grant Relationship

Organization description:
The INN is an incubator and support network for nonprofit newsrooms, strengthening the sources of independent, public-service information for thousands of communities across the United States.