Social & Environmental Entrepreneurs

Social & Environmental Entrepreneurs

23532 Calabasas Rd. Ste. A
Calabasas, CA 91302
(818) 225-9150

Trevis Bird
Managing Director

Year organization became a 501(c)(3): 1989
Year of first fiscal sponsorship: 1994
Number of sponsored projects: 70

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

Eligibility criteria:

  • Aligned mission/values: must promote progressive social and/or environmental change
  • Geographic: within the United States 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:
Social and Environmental Entrepreneurs (SEE) creates working relationships with activists who facilitate projects that are charitable in nature.