San Francisco Film Society

The San Francisco Film Society, www.sffs.org, is a 501(c)(3) IRS tax-exempt non-profit organization. The San Francisco Film Society is Northern California’s premiere organization for filmmakers and cineastes.

"Fiscal Sponsorship" is one entity accepting and managing funds for another. At Film Arts Foundation, Fiscal Sponsorship is used primarily when a non-profit film/video project or event wants to secure funding from foundation, government, corporate or private sources that give only to nonprofit organizations with IRS tax-exempt status.

Donations may be made in one of two ways:

Click here to Donate Online
Or your contribution can be mailed to:

San Francisco Film Society Fiscal Sponsorship & Grants Program The Presidio 39 Mesa Street, Suite 110 San Francisco, CA94129-1025

Make checks payable to:

San Francisco Film Society (in 'memo line' of check indicate that donation is for "The Third Root")

For any questions, please contact Reed Rickert at

reed@bumifilms.com