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 performing and media arts. Whether you want to grow your creative projects, your audience, or your skills - joining The Field is right for you!

Sign Up for a Membership Now 

Get Fiscally Sponsored in as little as two business days

Basic Membership

$100 annually

Fiscal Sponsorship

$250 annually

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 of goods

Discount rentals at the TDF Costume Collection* and other services with non-profit rates

Affiliate Membership with the Nonprofit Coordinating Committee of New York and the Asian American Arts Alliance    

Monthly newsletter of advice, upcoming grant deadlines, residencies, and other opportunities

Free & discounted workshops, 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.

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Questions? Contact:

Nancy Ahn | she/her
Program Associate, Programs and Services | 212-691-6969 x14

Shawn René Graham | she/her
Deputy Director, Programs and Services | 212-691-6969 x15