New Sun Rising

New Sun Rising

P.O. Box 58005
Pittsburgh, PA 15209
(412) 855-7433

Scott Wolovich
Executive Director

Year organization became a 501(c)(3): 2005
Year of first fiscal sponsorship: 2006
Number of sponsored projects: 40

Fiscal sponsorship fee:
6% and $100 annual membership fee

Eligibility criteria:

  • Aligned mission/values: Cultural, social and environmental wellness
  • Geographic: Southwestern Pennsylvania
  • Other: Grassroots projects in early stage development are typical of New Sun Rising.

Types of projects or services we sponsor:

  • Arts and culture
  • Children, youth and families
  • Economic development
  • Environment/sustainable growth
  • Festivals and events
  • Health/nutrition
  • People or communities of color/minorities
  • Social services
  • Youth development

Services we offer projects:

  • Organizational planning and development
  • Other: Grant review, community resource matching through workshops, incubators, and consulting

Organization description:
New Sun Rising empowers leaders in the Pittsburgh region through fiscal sponsorship, mentoring, and community building. We build vibrant communities and self-directed opportunity through networks of social entrepreneurs and community projects.