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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

CN Advisory: High Concern

Children's Safety Bureau

P.O. BOX 98822 Seattle, WA 98198
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EIN: 94-3110915

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On December 26, 2017, The Washington State Office of the Attorney General reported on the findings of their investigation of Children's Safety Bureau in a press statement titled, "AG FERGUSON FILES LAWSUIT AGAINST FAMILY FOR POCKETING HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS OF DONATIONS MEANT FOR DISADVANTAGED CHILDREN." For this reason, we have issued a High Concern CN Advisory. For more information regarding the charges reported, please see The Washington State Office of the Attorney General press statement.

  • On November 21, 2018, KIRO 7 published an article titled, "Leavenworth family accused running a charity scam." For more information, please see the KIRO 7 article.

  • On November 30, 2018, The Washington State Office of the Attorney General issued a press release titled, "COURT RULES WASHINGTON FAMILY BROKE LAW BY USING CHARITIES TO DECEIVE DONORS." For more information, please see The Washington State Office of the Attorney General press release.

  • On May 24, 2019, The Washington State Office of the Attorney General published a press release titled, "AG LAWSUIT LEADS TO LIFETIME BAN FOR FAMILY WHO USED CHARITIES TO DECEIVE WASHINGTONIANS." For more information, please see The Washington State Office of the Attorney General press release.


The concerns raised about illegal activity, improper conduct, or organizational mismanagement are serious both in nature and scope and have thus warranted this CN Advisory. We have published this advisory to provide donors with content that they may find useful when making their giving decisions. 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 94-3110915
Name in IRS Master File CHILDRENS SAFETY BUREAU
NTEE Code P40
NTEE Classification Family Services
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (59) Other school related 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 July, 2005
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, 2014

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Charity Contact Info

Children's Safety Bureau
P.O. BOX 98822
Seattle, WA 98198
EIN: 94-3110915

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