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Big Brothers-Big Sisters of the Bluegrass Inc.

LEXINGTON, KY

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Archived CN Advisories

05/24/2011-10/01/2017: High Concern Advisory

In accordance with our policy for removing CN Advisories, Charity Navigator removed the High Concern CN Advisory for Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bluegrass on October 1, 2017, because the CN Advisory has been in place for more than a year (since 5/24/2011).

Charity Navigator had published a High Concern CN Advisory on Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bluegrass because we became aware of the following information in connection with this charity:

  • On May 24, 2011, The Lexington Herald-Leader reported on the charges of improper conduct taking place at Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bluegrass in an article titled, "Former Lexington employee pleads guilty in Big Brothers Big Sisters fraud." For this reason, we have issued a High Concern CN Advisory on Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bluegrass. For more information regarding the charges reported, please see The Lexington Herald-Leader article.

    • On November 11, 2013, The Lexington Herald-Leader published an article titled, "Federal complaint accuses another in Big Brothers Big Sisters fraud." For more information, please see The Lexington Herald-Leader article.

  • On February 25, 2015, WKYT reported on the charges of improper conduct allegedly taking place at Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bluegrass, in an article titled, "Big Brothers Big Sisters issues statement after ex-Harrison Co. teacher's latest sex abuse charges." For more information regarding this matter, please see the WKYT article.

    • On March 3, 2015, WKYT published an article titled, "Former Harrison Co. teacher pleads not guilty to sex abuse." For more information, please see the WKYT article.

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EIN 61-0523288
Name in IRS Master File BIG BROTHERS-BIG SISTERS OF THE BLUEGRASS INC
Street Address 181 W LOWRY LANE SUITE 150
City, State, Zip LEXINGTON, KY 40503-3016
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (328) Combat juvenile delinquency
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 December, 1958
Asset Amount $245,872
Income Amount $823,153
Form 990 Revenue Amount $786,589
Latest Form 990 Return December, 2018
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
EIN 61-0523288
Name in IRS Master File BIG BROTHERS-BIG SISTERS OF THE BLUEGRASS INC
Address 181 W LOWRY LANE SUITE 150
LEXINGTON, KY 40503-3016
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (328) Combat juvenile delinquency
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 December, 1958
Asset Amount $245,872
Income Amount $823,153
Form 990 Revenue Amount $786,589
Latest Form 990 Return December, 2018
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014

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