The Media Foundation of the Sparkasse Leipzig is located at Leipzig. It is directed by a Board, which is supervised by a Foundation Council. Decisions on the allocation of financial means are taken by the Board on the basis of a set of rules supplied by the Council.

The Board consists of three, the Foundation Council of at least eleven members. Among them are well-known representatives from the fields of media, culture and politics as well as members of the Board of Sparkasse Leipzig public savings bank.

Members of the Board and of the Council perform their duties on a voluntary basis.