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Health : Diseases, Disorders, and Disciplines

CN Advisory: Moderate Concern

American Association for Cancer Support

322 Nancy Lynn Lane Suite 3
Knoxville, TN 37919

EIN: 27-5005215

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On July 7, 2015, it came to the attention of Charity Navigator that American Association for Cancer Support, is the subject of an investigation by the Tennessee Secretary of State's Office according to an article titled, "Cancer Nonprofit Investigated by Tennessee Secretary of State's Office." For this reason, we have issued a Moderate Concern CN Advisory. For more information regarding the charges reported, please see The Wall Street Journal article.


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EIN 27-5005215
Name in IRS Master File UNITED CANCER SUPPORT FOUNDATION
NTEE Code G30
NTEE Classification Cancer
NTEE Type Diseases, Disorders, Medical Disciplines
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
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 April, 2011
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
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  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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American Association for Cancer Support
322 Nancy Lynn Lane
Suite 3
Knoxville, TN 37919
EIN: 27-5005215


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