Third World Newsreel

Third World Newsreel

545 Eighth Ave., Suite 550
New York, NY 10018
(212) 947-9277 ext. 16


Year organization became a 501(c)(3): 1988
Year of first fiscal sponsorship: 1988
Number of sponsored projects: Approximately 50

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: media arts projects

Services we offer projects:

  • Bill paying
  • Bookkeeping/accounting
  • 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.