Twin Rivers Fiscal Sponsorship Program is designed to serve as a fiscal sponsor or agent for Greater Mankato art projects.

This is to help small arts organizations legally accept donations while they await ruling by the IRS for their own tax-exempt status.


To qualify for the Twin Rivers Fiscal Sponsorship Program, individuals and/or organizations must:

  • Be an Artist Affiliate or supporting Member of Twin Rivers Council for the Arts
  • Have an arts or culture-based mission.
  • Be based in southern Minnesota or producing a project in southern Minnesota.
  • Apply funds raised toward non-profit purposes.

Download Documents Here

Fiscal Sponsorship Manual

Fiscal Sponsorship Application

Fiscal Sponsorship Agreement

Credit Card Processing Agreement

Donor Deposit/Acknowledgement Form

Request for Payout Form