• Organizations that are currently contracted with one of the following non-profits as a fiscal sponsor may be eligible to apply for funding from the Philadelphia Cultural Fund.
  • Organizations that are contracted with a fiscal sponsor that does not appear on the list below are not eligible to apply for a grant unless their fiscal sponsor applies for and receives permission to serve as an approved fiscal sponsor. The 2018 Fiscal Sponsor Application is available for download below. The deadline to apply is Friday, September 1, 2017 at 5:00 PM.
  • A current agreement between the organization and their fiscal sponsor must be attached to the 2018 grant application; it will be reviewed to qualify for grant consideration.
  • Questions can be directed to Michelle Currica, Program Manager, at 267-419-7641 or michelle@philaculturalfund.org.

    Pre-Approved Fiscal Sponsors for 2018 Grant Cycle:


    • Ars Nova Workshop
    • Asian Arts Initiative
    • Center for Jewish Culture and Creativity
    • CultureTrust Greater Philadelphia
    • Da Vinci Art Alliance
    • EgoPo, Inc.
    • Fractured Atlas
    • Japan American Society of Greater Philadelphia (formerly Friends of the Japanese House & Garden)
    • Germantown United CDC
    • Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce
    • Greater Philadelphia Film Office
    • Headlong Dance Theater
    • Interact Theater
    • La Salle University
    • Miami Foundation
    • National Society of Colonial Dames of America in the Commonwealth of PA, The (NSCD/PA)
    • Painted Bride Art Center
    • Philadelphia Dance Projects
    • Saving Grace Orphanage
    • Temple University
    • University of Pennsylvania
    • Urban Affairs Coalition
    • Wilma Theatre


    Fiscal Sponsorship Guidelines and Grant Eligibility

    2018 List of Pre-Approved Fiscal Sponsors

    2018 Fiscal Sponsor Application (to be completed by non-profits that wish to serve as a fiscal sponsor)

    Sample Fiscal Sponsor Agreement

    Additional information and tools provided by the National Council on Nonprofits