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CN Advisory: Moderate Concern

The Center for American Homeless Veterans

210 East Broad Street Suite 202
Falls Church, VA 22046
tel: (703) 237-8980   Web Site
EIN: 20-3002685



On December 13, 2017, The Center for Public Integrity investigated the operations of The Center for American Homeless Veterans, in an article titled, "Veterans charity raises millions to help those who’ve served. But telemarketers are pocketing most of it." For more information regarding the investigation, please see The Center for Public Integrity article.

On February 15, 2018, it came to the attention of Charity Navigator that The Center for American Homeless Veterans, is the subject of an investigation by The Virginia Attorney General's Office according to an article titled, "State and federal officials accuse veterans nonprofit of misleading donors." For this reason, we have issued a Moderate Concern CN Advisory. For more information regarding the charges reported, please see The Center for Public Integrity article.

  • On April 18, 2018, Public Radio International published an article titled, "New York officials join the investigation into a veterans 'charity' that spends all that it raises on itself." For more information, please see the Public Radio International 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 20-3002685
NTEE Code W01
NTEE Classification Alliance/Advocacy Organizations
NTEE Type Public, Society Benefit - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Social Welfare Organization
Subsection 501(c)(4)  (View the list of codes)
Foundation Status All organizations except 501(c)(3)
Deductibility Contributions are not 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 March, 2006
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
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  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013

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The Center for American Homeless Veterans
210 East Broad Street
Suite 202
Falls Church, VA 22046
tel: (703) 237-8980
fax: (703) 237-8976
EIN: 20-3002685

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