Social & Environmental Entrepreneurs

Social & Environmental Entrepreneurs

23564 Calabasas Road, Suite 201
Calabasas, CA 91302
(818) 225-9150

Trevis Bird
Chief Operating Officer

Year organization became a 501(c)(3): 1989
Year of first fiscal sponsorship: 1994
Number of sponsored projects: 250

Fiscal sponsorship fee:
A 6.5% fiscal fee on every donation

Eligibility criteria:

  • Aligned mission/values: empower, encourage, and catalyze projects so that we can collaborate and facilitate progressive change in areas of social and environmental justice.
  • Geographic: U.S.-based is preferable

Types of projects or services we sponsor:

  • Arts and culture
  • Children, youth and families
  • Disaster relief
  • Economic development
  • Education
  • Environment/sustainable growth
  • 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:

  • Auditing
  • Bill paying
  • Bookkeeping/accounting
  • Human resource management: We offer a retirement plan that projects can opt into with certain stipulations
  • Insurance
  • Legal services
  • Payroll
  • 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 A, Direct Project
  • Model C, Preapproved Grant Relationship

Organization description:
SEE incubates projects that will make a cultural impact by creating progressive, social and environmental change. Our projects provide constructive innovations at grassroots levels and long-term cultural transformation to create a more socially just and environmentally sustainable world.