Charitable Ventures

Charitable Ventures

1505 E. 17th St, Suite 101
Santa Ana, CA 92705
(714) 597-6630

Amy Klein
Director of Business Development

Year organization became a 501(c)(3): 2007
Year of first fiscal sponsorship: 2008
Number of sponsored projects: 42

Fiscal sponsorship fee:

Eligibility criteria:

  • Aligned mission/values: must provide a charitable benefit to the community
  • Geographic: Southern California
  • Has an advisory group
  • Minimum budget: $25,000 is the minimum deposit to open a fiscal sponsorship fund

Types of projects or services we sponsor:

  • Arts and culture
  • Children, youth and families
  • Education
  • Festivals and events
  • Health/nutrition
  • Housing
  • Mental health
  • People or communities of color/minorities
  • Political advocacy/social justice
  • Women
  • Youth development

Services we offer projects:

  • Auditing
  • Bill paying
  • Bookkeeping/accounting
  • Human resource management
  • Insurance
  • Legal services
  • Payroll
  • Tax reporting
  • Other: Donor acknowledgements, financial statements, strategic planning, grants management — receiving, tracking and reporting on grant awards, incubation.

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

  • Model A, Direct Project
  • Model C, Preapproved Grant Relationship

Organization description:
Charitable Ventures fosters projects that make unique contributions to both the community and nonprofit sector. Charitable Ventures works with ALL stakeholders to strengthen communities and address critical social issues by: supporting collaborative regional efforts; incubating new ideas and supporting community projects; and providing practical and innovative consulting to nonprofits and foundations. Our vision is empowered communities where all stakeholders work together to solve critical social challenges through strategically coordinated efforts and resources.