Join The Field

Get hands-on fundraising support, 501(c)(3) nonprofit discounts, plus tips, tools and services for your artistic & professional development. 

Our Members and Fiscally Sponsored Artists represent a wide range of backgrounds and disciplines in media and performing arts. Whether you want to grow your creative projects, your audience, or your skills - joining The Field is right for you!

NOTE: As of April 19, 2021 we are no longer offering the Basic Membership level. Click here to learn about upcoming changes to The Field's Membership programs. 

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Get Fiscally Sponsored in as little as two business days

Basic Membership

Fiscal Sponsorship

You Are...

An artist presenting work in the creative economy
Fundraising from individuals, local arts councils, and foundations  

Member Benefits

Free access to Materials for the Arts* and tax-deductible in-kind donations
Discount rentals at the TDF Costume Collection* and other artist services with non-profit rates
Affiliate Membership with Nonprofit New York and the Asian American Arts Alliance
Monthly newsletter of advice, upcoming grant deadlines, residencies, and other opportunities
Free & discounted workshops, info sessions, consultations, and other programs by The Field

Additional Services

Raise tax-deductible donations and get supporting documentation mailed to your contributors  
Qualify for grants, corporate matching programs, and other funding opportunities  
Get free review & feedback on your grant applications and fundraising materials   
Showcase your work and receive donations on your custom artist/company page on  

*Members must apply to Materials for the Arts and the TDF Costume Collection with a letter of affiliation from The Field. Acceptance is dependent on the criteria set forth by each organization. Not all projects may qualify. 

Photo of 2 dancers on a platform, holding another dancer upside down between them. A fourth dancer kneels underneath, joined at the head with the upside-down figure. Quote: "The Field invests in their artists not solely in the comprehensive services and platforms provided, but in offering tangible and genuine support." - Bryn Cohn + Artists (Member of The Field)

Questions? Contact:

Natalie Marmol | she/her
Program Associate, Programs and Services 

Kirsten Michelle Schnittker | they/she
Artist Services Associate, Fiscal Sponsorship