5 Tips for Running a Fundraising Event

One great way to raise additional funds for your project is to run a fundraising event. There are many ways for you to run an event and what works for your project or organization may not work for another. When planning an event, you’ll need to figure out what is best for your project at [...]

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Fiscal Sponsorship and Fundraising Webinars

Fractured Atlas is offering five fiscal sponsorship and fundraising sessions by webinar in April.  If you’ve never participated in a webinar before, there’s no [...]

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Email Marketing Done Artful.ly

Integration with MailChimp has been the most popular item in the Artful.ly Feature Request Forum for over a year. And now, with help from MailChimp and Baltimore-based software developers SmartLogic, we are pleased to launch the Artful.ly + MailChimp integration!
If you’ve been holding your breath for this, please exhale and proceed to these instructions for [...]

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Upcoming Grant Deadlines

For all opportunities, please visit the website of the Foundation for application instructions and complete guidelines.
The Aaron Siskind Foundation is accepting applications for Individual Photographer’s Fellowship.
Who they fund:
The Aaron Siskind Foundation is offering a limited number of Individual Photographer’s Fellowship grants of up to $10,000 each, for artists working in photography and photo-based art. Recipients will be [...]

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Great news: Making donations to your project just got easier!

Hey fiscally sponsored projects!  You provided feedback, and we listened!  Your online donation page, your online profiles, and Fractured Atlas campaigns have been rolled into one!  Donations can now be made directly from your online profile, rather than from a completely separate page.

What are the benefits?

This should prevent accidental donations to the Fractured Atlas general [...]

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How to Link your Indiegogo Campaign to Fractured Atlas

As you probably already know, Fractured Atlas has a partnership with Indiegogo, which allows our fiscally sponsored projects to use Indiegogo’s crowdfunding platform at no additional cost, and still accept tax-deductible donations. Fractured Atlas will receive all of the donations throughout the course of the campaign, and therefore the donations will only be assessed the [...]

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Nonprofit films represent at the Oscars

Controversial tweets and racist sock puppets aside, one notable takeaway from the 2013 Oscars is the winner of the award for Best Documentary Short, Inocente. This win represents a major achievement for the nonprofit arts sector, as the film was produced by Shine Global, a 501(c)(3), and largely funded by 294 individual donors on a [...]

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A Valentines Day Gift for You - Health Care Resources

We are very excited to launch a new section of our website today: Health Care Resources. This page connects our members with exciting companies that are harnessing technology to make your health care and prescriptions more accessible and affordable.
Fractured Atlas now has partnerships with GoodRx and One Medical Group, two of the most forward-thinking health [...]

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Meet the Project: Desperately Seeking the Exit

Each month we will feature one of our fiscally sponsored projects who have been successful at using our program to advance their art/cause/career. February’s featured project is Desperately Seeking the Exit.
Desperately Seeking the Exit is a solo comedy by writer/performer Peter Michael Marino about the making [...]

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5 Tips for Writing Individual Appeals

You hear us say it all the time, “The best way to start your fundraising is to write an individual appeal letter and send it to everyone you know.”  When you think about it, how else are you going to be able to ask everyone you know to contribute to your initiative?  However, it’s not [...]

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