Fractured Atlas

Fractured Atlas

228 Park Ave. S. #56651
New York, NY 10003-1502
(888) 692-7878

Theresa Hubbard and Nathan Zebedeo
Associate Directors, Program Operations

Year organization became a 501(c)(3): 1998
Year of first fiscal sponsorship: 2002
Number of sponsored projects: 4,000+

Fiscal sponsorship fee:

There is a base 8% administrative fee on all donations, with no additional fees for processing credit cards. We are a membership-based organization, and membership is required for sponsorship. Dues are $10 a month for a Professional membership (1 user) and $20 per month for an Organizational membership (up to 3 users, $2.50/month each for additional users).

Eligibility criteria:

  • Aligned mission/values
  • Other: A project must align with our charitable mission by working in some discipline of the arts/cultural sector on a project that is not produced for commercial gain and has a public benefit. As a national organization, we sponsor projects anywhere in the United States. In many cases, we can also sponsor U.S. artists working internationally. We are very broad in our criteria of what defines art and our review process is not curatorial. We do not judge the artistic quality of our projects because we believe in providing equal access to funding through fiscal sponsorship for as many artistic projects as possible.

Types of projects or services we sponsor:

  • Arts and culture
  • Other

Services we offer projects:

  • Receiving property and stock donations
  • Other: Full suite of fundraising tools, including online donations (up to $20,000) and automatic recurring donation options with no additional fee for credit card processing, dynamic fundraising campaigns and online profiles. We can accept noncash donations of equipment, materials and stock. Funds are released daily by electronic fund transfer. Fractured Atlas offers a complete set of online tools for managing your sponsored fund (check your fund balance, view donation and fund release history, access to donor contact information, process new donations, etc.). Members can sell tickets to events and track donors through Fractured Atlas provides free and paid educational resources, constructive feedback on fundraising materials, and expert staff to help you achieve your fundraising goals. Fractured Atlas is legally registered as a charity to fundraise in all 50 states.

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

  • Model C, Preapproved Grant Relationship

Organization description:
Fractured Atlas empowers artists, arts organizations, and other cultural sector stakeholders by eliminating practical barriers to artistic expression, so as to foster a more agile and resilient cultural ecosystem. Please note: The address on this profile is our legal address, but donation checks can be mailed to our processing center: Fractured Atlas, P.O. Box 55, Hartsdale, NY 10530.