International Documentary Association

International Documentary Association

3600 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 1810
Los Angeles, CA 90010
(213) 232-1660

Lya Lim
Program Officer, Fiscal Sponsorship

Year organization became a 501(c)(3): 1982
Year of first fiscal sponsorship: 1992
Number of sponsored projects: Approximately 345

Fiscal sponsorship fee:
Fees start at 7%

Eligibility criteria:

  • Aligned mission/values
  • Type of service

Types of projects or services we sponsor:

  • Arts and Culture

Services we offer projects:

  • Bookkeeping/accounting
  • Insurance
  • Receiving property and stock donations
  • Tax reporting

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

  • Model C, Preapproved Grant Relationship

Organization description:
Documentary storytelling expands our understanding of shared human experience, fostering an informed, compassionate and connected world. The International Documentary Association (IDA) is dedicated to building and serving the needs of a thriving documentary culture. Through its programs, the IDA provides resources, creates community, and defends rights and freedoms for documentary artists, activists and journalists.