Mission: RAISING SIGNIFICANT FUNDS FOR LOCAL CHARITIES BY HOLDING A FIRST CLASS BARBEQUE FESTIVAL IN DOWNTOWN PADUCAH.
BARBECUE ON THE RIVER is a 501(c)(4) organization, with an IRS ruling year of 2014, and donations may or may not be tax-deductible.
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PO BOX 1463
PADUCAH KY 42002-1463
On November 3, 2020, The Paducah Sun reported on the operations of Barbecue On The River, a charity that has recently experienced a material diversion of assets, in an article titled, "Boggs sentenced to 8-year prison term." For this reason, we have issued a High Concern CN Advisory. For more information regarding the charges reported, please see The Paducah Sun article.
On June 28, 2020, WKMS published an article titled, "Missing Man Accused Of Stealing From Paducah Nonprofit Arrested In South Carolina." For more information, please see the WKMS article.
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