Third World Newsreel

Third World Newsreel

545 Eighth Ave., 10th Floor
New York, NY 10018
(212) 947-9277 ext. 304

Charles B. Brack
Operations Director

Year organization became a 501(c)(3): 1967
Year of first fiscal sponsorship: 1973
Number of sponsored projects: Approximately 100

Fiscal sponsorship fee:
1%-7% sliding scale depending on funding source and grant amount.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Aligned mission/values
  • Type of service
  • Other: We do not sponsor student-driven projects.

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

Services we offer projects:

  • Bill paying
  • Bookkeeping/accounting
  • Organizational development
  • Tax reporting

Organization description:
Third World Newsreel is one of the oldest alternative media arts organizations in the United States. We are committed to the creation and appreciation of independent and social issues media by and about people of color, and the peoples of developing countries around the world.