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 ›

Thank you for an amazing semester in which I learned so much about myself and different ways to give back to the world. I appreciate everything you've done for the class and how much you showed you cared about us.   

Cornell student in undergraduate course on Social Entrepreneurship