The Federated Charities Corporation of Frederick

The Federated Charities Corporation of Frederick

22 South Market St., Suite 1
Frederick, MD 21701
(301) 662-1561

Elin Ross
Executive Director

Year organization became a 501(c)(3): 1994
Year of first fiscal sponsorship: 2017
Number of sponsored projects: 6

Fiscal sponsorship fee:
Sliding scale, dependent on complexity of project, 6%-21%

Eligibility criteria:

  • Aligned mission values
  • Must be located in Maryland and have a significant service population in Frederick County, MD

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
  • Food insecurity/Nutrition
  • Health
  • Homelessness
  • Housing
  • International development
  • Mental health
  • Open space/Parks
  • People or communities of color/minorities
  • Political advocacy/social justice
  • Social services
  • Transportation
  • Veterans
  • Women
  • Youth development

Services we offer projects:

  • Bookkeeping/accounting
  • Office space
  • Organizational development
  • Tax reporting

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

  • Model C, Preapproved Grant Relationship

Organization description:
As part of our activities as a nonprofit center, we offer fiscal sponsorship primarily to new and emerging 501C3 organizations although we have also provided sponsorship to private, project-based activities that want to direct their proceeds to local nonprofit organizations.