CORE Foundation Inc.

CORE Foundation Inc.

1357 Tunwell Stable Court
Reston, VA 20194
(703) 945-CORE

Megan Murphy
Director of Operations

Year organization became a 501(c)(3): 2007
Year of first fiscal sponsorship: 2007
Number of sponsored projects: 35

Fiscal sponsorship fee:
$500 onboarding fee in Virginia, $750 onboarding fee outside of Virginia. Our fiscal sponsor fee is 10% up to $1,000,000, with tiered pricing available above $1,000,0000.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Aligned mission values
  • Minimum budget: $5,000 budget and donors in the pipeline

Types of projects or services we sponsor:

  • Arts and culture
  • Children, youth and families
  • Disaster relief
  • Economic development
  • Education
  • Environment/sustainable growth
  • Food insecurity
  • Health/nutrition
  • Homelessness
  • Housing
  • Mental health
  • Open space/Parks
  • People or communities of color/minorities
  • Social servicesVeterans
  • Women
  • Youth development

Services we offer projects:

  • Auditing
  • Bill paying
  • Bookkeeping/accounting
  • Insurance
  • Organizational development
  • Tax reporting
  • Other: CORE Cause featured on website, fundraising training, insurance coverage, mentoring

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

  • Model A, Direct Project
  • Model L, Single Member LLC

Organization description:
CORE Foundation is a charity incubator which ignites and supports charitable projects that address societal needs, build community and enable positive change. We call our fiscally sponsored projects CORE Causes. We welcome you to apply.