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Community Development : Housing and Neighborhood Development

CN Advisory: Moderate Concern

The Mayor's Fund for Philadelphia

City Hall Room 708
Philadelphia, PA 19107
tel: (215) 686-0321   Web Site
EIN: 23-2174863

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On September 26, 2017, it came to the attention of Charity Navigator that The Mayor's Fund for Philadelphia, is the subject of an investigation by the Pennsylvania Attorney General's Office according to an article titled, "Pennsylvania Attorney General Investigating Mayor's Fund for Philadelphia Over Reported Irregular Spending." For this reason, we have issued a Moderate Concern CN Advisory. For more information regarding the charges reported, please see the CBS Philadelphia article.

  • On January 3, 2019, CBS Philly published an article titled, "Ex-Philadelphia City Rep Accused Of Public Corruption Heading To Trial." For more information, please see the CBS Philly article.


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.

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EIN 23-2174863
Name in IRS Master File FUND FOR PHILADELPHIA INC
NTEE Code S33
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 (402) Other activity aimed t combating community deterioration
(404) Community promotion
(429) Other inner city or community benefit 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 February, 1982
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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The Mayor's Fund for Philadelphia
City Hall
Room 708
Philadelphia, PA 19107
tel: (215) 686-0321
EIN: 23-2174863

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