Legal/Financial Status & Forms

Legal Status

Humanitarian Social Innovations is exempt from federal taxes under section 501(c)(3).

HSI Federal Tax Exemption Determination Letter

Form 1023-Our application for federal nonprofit status

HSI IRS Form 1023

Form 990

2018-Form 990 filed

Previous years’ Form 990s

Form 990 Archive

2017-Not required-Form 990N filed

2016-Not required-Form 990N filed

2015-Not required-Form 990N filed

2014-Not required-Form 990N filed

Financial Status

Federal Employer Identification Number (EIN)-46-4779591

Financed by individual donors.

Foundational Text for Fiscal Sponsorship

Articles About Fiscal Sponsorship

Web Resources

Grantspace hosts many articles and resources that will help you understand fiscal sponsorship.

Video Resources

What is a fiscal sponsor? Does your organization need one? Rachel Epps Spears, Executive Director of Pro Bono Partnership of Atlanta, shares the pros and cons of having a fiscal sponsor and what organizations can do to avoid potential problems when entering into a fiscal sponsorship agreement.

Gregory L. Colvin, Fiscal Sponsorship: 6 Ways To Do It RightStudy Center Press, 2005.