The Upper West Side Cinema Project is currently seeking donations for startup funds. The Woodstock Film Festival has agreed to be our fiscal sponsor, allowing all donations to be 100% tax deductible. The initial raise is $90,000, which will be used for the following:

  • Identifying possible spaces in the preferred area
  • Detailed plans for construction and final budget
  • Legal fees
  • Creation of 501c3 not-for-profit
  • Applications for real estate tax exemptions, Federal, State and City cultural and development grants
  • Zoning and permits for public venue use, food service & liquor license.