Transformative Action

Transformative Action is an alternative paradigm for social action that moves us beyond complaint... 

Fiscal Sponsorship

CTA offers fiscal sponsorship to innovative, non-profit social entrepreneurs.  


Our Projects are social ventures that practice and exemplify Transformative Action. They employ... 


Our Educational Initiatives  further the practice and understanding of social entrepreneurship and... 

The Center for Transformative Action helps to create communities that work for everyone. We do this by providing fiscal sponsorship to innovative, non-profit social entrepreneurs in New York State.


The Groundswell Center for Local Food & Farming has been awarded a... more ›
An online “MBA” in local investing has just been launched... more ›
The Cayuga Lake Floating Classroom is one of CTA's newest project... more ›

"The 501c(3) status CTA affords (us) has been a significant benefit for a small organization like ours."

Kathleen Gemmell, Advisory Board Chair, Ithaca City of Asylum