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CN Advisory: Moderate Concern

The Mission Continues




On March 1, 2018, it came to the attention of Charity Navigator that The Mission Continues, is the subject of an investigation by The Office of the Missouri Attorney General according to an article titled, "Hawley launches investigation into Greitens' veterans charity." For this reason, we have issued a Moderate Concern CN Advisory. For more information regarding the charges reported, please see The Kansas City Star article.

  • On March 6, 2018, U.S. News & World Report published an article titled, "Charity Backs Probe Into 'Misuse' of Resources by Greitens." For more information, please see the U.S. News & World Report article.

  • On March 19, 2018, The Kansas City Star published an article titled, "Subpoenas issued as part of investigation of Greitens' use of charity donor list." For more information, please see The Kansas City Star article.

Charity Response

The Mission Continues published a statement on their website regarding this matter.

This charity has received a Moderate Concern Advisory due to an open or pending investigation regarding allegations of possible illegal activity, improper conduct, organizational mismanagement, or other matters of concern. Please note that this investigation has not concluded and that the allegations being investigated have not been confirmed by the U.S. legal system. Charity Navigator aims to provide donors and users with as much information as possible in order to make an informed giving decision. This advisory will be updated once we become aware that the investigation is completed. The views and opinions expressed here are those of the authors of sources used for the reported information, and not those of Charity Navigator. Charity Navigator is not responsible for the nature or content of the information presented through such external sources and websites. For more information on how or when we decide to publish a CN Advisory, please review our methodology.

EIN 20-8742553
Street Address 1141 S 7TH ST
City, State, Zip SAINT LOUIS, MO 63104-3623
NTEE Code J20
NTEE Classification Employment Procurement Assistance, Job Training
NTEE Type Employment, Job-Related
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date September, 2007
Asset Amount $11,468,509
Income Amount $12,354,622
Form 990 Revenue Amount $12,287,569
Latest Form 990 Return December, 2016
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
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