After you have reviewed the eligibility requirements and are ready to take the next step of becoming fiscally sponsored by Propel Nonprofits, please complete this short inquiry form.



This should be the name of the organization that is applying for fiscal sponsorship,





Please read through the program criteria below, and answer the questions that follow.
  • Experience or connection to the community you plan to serve and partner with
  • Market analysis to ensure no one else is already doing this work
  • You’ve dipped your toes in the water and have already taken some action
  • Located in Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa, Wisconsin, or within a Native nation sharing this geography, although programming can occur outside of those states
  • Will apply funds raised toward nonprofit purposes with a clear charitable mission
  • Statement of Intent aligns with Propel Nonprofits mission, vision, and values
  • Willing to incorporate or have an unincorporated association agreement and secure an EIN
  • Has a plan, or is working on one, to achieve financial viability and programmatic success

Projects engaged in the following activities are ineligible for sponsorship:
  • Designed primarily to benefit an individual or business (non-charitable)
  • International activities involving financial transactions
  • Raising funds through charitable gambling
  • Mental health care, medical services, personal care, or childcare as a core service
  • Those that require exceptional governmental oversight and licensing
  • Organizations that have already received their 501(c)(3) status

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