Givsum Foundation

Givsum Foundation
1954 Placentia, Unit 208
Costa Mesa, CA 92627
(949) 391-1190

Chrissy Obermeyer

Year organization became a 501(c)(3): 2010
Year of first fiscal sponsorship: 2013
Number of sponsored projects: 12

Fiscal sponsorship fee:
$750 annual fee

Eligibility criteria:

Aligned mission values

Types of projects or services we sponsor:

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

Services we offer projects:

  • Bookkeeping/accounting
  • Computer IT
  • Legal services
  • 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:
The Givsum Foundation’s mission is to advance philanthropy through fiscal sponsorships, donor-based technology, nonprofit re-grants and financial support of social enterprises.