225 West 39th St., 12th Floor
New York, NY 10018
(212) 714-0001

Natalie Cimino
Program Administrator

Year organization became a 501(c)(3): 1995
Year of first fiscal sponsorship: 1999
Number of sponsored projects: 150

Fiscal sponsorship fee:
At the time an application is approved, a transactional fee of 4% to 6% will be determined. All contributions received on behalf of the project will be subject to the transactional fee; the balance of the contribution received is applied to the account. There is also an annual fee of 1% of the average daily balance maintained in the account. This fee is posted to the account quarterly at a rate of one-quarter of 1%.

Eligibility criteria:

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
  • Other: FJC will consider any project that is operated exclusively for any activity defined by section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Service code.

Services we offer projects:

  • Bill paying
  • Bookkeeping/accounting
  • 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 B, Independent Contractor Project

Organization description:
In 1995, a small group of dedicated philanthropists established FJC with the goal of making it the premier foundation of donor-advised funds for discerning philanthropists who appreciate a better way of giving. Since its inception, FJC has not only developed one of the most flexible, independent and nationally recognized donor-advised fund models, we have also created the following service offerings for philanthropic giving and assistance: The Agency Loan Fund; Designated Fund Accounts; Young Philanthropist Funds; International Grant Making; Fiscal Sponsorship Program; Collective Giving Accounts; Gift Certificates; Online Account Access; Customized investment options, for accounts that qualify