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Education : Youth Education Programs and Services

CN Advisory: High Concern

Appalachian Children's Chorus

210 Brooks Street Suite 307
Charleston, WV 25301
tel: (304) 343-1111   Web Site
EIN: 55-0748791

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On June 11, 2018, Fox 11 WVAH reported on the operations of Appalachian Children's Chorus, a charity that has recently experienced a material diversion of assets, in an article titled, "Former Appalachian Children's Chorus executive director pleads guilty for embezzlement." For this reason, we have issued a High Concern CN Advisory. For more information regarding the charges reported, please see the Fox 11 WVAH 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 55-0748791
Name in IRS Master File APPALACHIAN CHILDRENS CHORUS INC
NTEE Code A25
NTEE Classification Arts Education
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (995) Described in section 509(a)(2) of the Code
(149) Other instruction and training
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 August, 1996
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

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Charity Contact Info

Appalachian Children's Chorus
210 Brooks Street
Suite 307
Charleston, WV 25301
tel: (304) 343-1111
fax: (304) 720-1508
EIN: 55-0748791

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