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CN Advisory: High Concern

La Casa De La Raza

601 East Montecito Street Santa Barbara, CA 93103

EIN: 23-7110339

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On February 18, 2016, The Santa Barbara Independent reported on the bankruptcy of La Casa De La Raza in an article titled, "La Casa de la Raza Files for Bankruptcy." For this reason, we have issued a High Concern CN Advisory on La Casa De La Raza. For more information regarding the charges reported, please see The Santa Barbara Independent article.

  • On April 26, 2018, The Santa Barbara Independent published an article titled, "Will the Lights Go Out at La Casa de la Raza? " For more information, please see The Santa Barbara Independent article.

  • On July 20, 2018, The Santa Barbara Independent published an article titled, "Judge Strikes Down La Casa de la Raza Bankruptcy." For more information, please see The Santa Barbara Independent article.

  • On December 21, 2018, The Santa Barbara Independent published an article titled, "Housing Authority Unveils Plan to Rescue Casa de la Raza." For more information, please see The Santa Barbara Independent article.


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 23-7110339
Name in IRS Master File LA CASA DE LA RAZA
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
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 (60) Museum, zoo, planetarium, etc.
(61) Library
(296) Community center
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 October, 1972
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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Charity Contact Info

La Casa De La Raza
601 East Montecito Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93103
EIN: 23-7110339


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