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CN Advisory: Low Concern

Survivors of the Shield



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Archived CN Advisories

04/15/2019-01/24/2020: High Concern Advisory

  • On September 20, 2019, The New York Post reported on the charges of improper conduct taking place at Survivors of the Shield in an article titled, "Widow says $400K theft from NYPD charity was for special needs grandkid." For this reason, we have issued a High Concern CN Advisory on Survivors of the Shield. For more information regarding the charges reported, please see The New York Post article.

    • On March 22, 2019, CBS News published an article titled, "New York woman accused of stealing $410,000 from charity for fallen police families." For more information, please see the CBS News article.

  • On March 22, 2019, CBS News reported that Survivors of the Shield was, or may continue to be, a subject of a material diversion of assets in an article titled, "New York woman accused of stealing $410,000 from charity for fallen police families." For this reason, we have issued a Moderate Concern CN Advisory as the allegations have yet to be confirmed. For more information regarding this matter, please see the CBS News article.

EIN 11-2973028
Address PO BOX 436
NEW YORK, NY 10008-0436
NTEE Code Z99
NTEE Classification Unknown
NTEE Type Unknown
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (260) Fraternal Beneficiary society, order, or association
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 June, 1994
Asset Amount $262,170
Income Amount $197,748
Form 990 Revenue Amount $197,748
Latest Form 990 Return December, 2018
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013

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