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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

CN Advisory: High Concern

Needy Children's Shopping Spree

P.O. Box 98822 Seattle, WA 98198
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On December 26, 2017, The Washington State Office of the Attorney General reported on the findings of their investigation of Needy Children's Shopping Spree 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.

  • Needy Children's Shopping Spree is an alternative name used for Children's Safety Bureau, which currently has a High Concern CN Advisory.

  • 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.


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.

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 00-0000128
Name in IRS Master File Needy Children's Shopping Spree
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Needy Children's Shopping Spree
P.O. Box 98822
Seattle, WA 98198
EIN: N/A

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