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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

CN Advisory: Moderate Concern

My Children Animal Rescue Shelter Inc.

259 Obrien Road Elsberry, MO 63343
tel: (636) 358-8859   Web Site
EIN: 46-3029382



On June 21, 2018, it came to the attention of Charity Navigator that My Children Animal Rescue Shelter Inc., is the subject of an investigation by The Office of the Missouri Attorney General according to an article titled, "Rodents, disease and feces: Dog and cat rescue in Lincoln County sued by Missouri AG." For this reason, we have issued a Moderate Concern CN Advisory. For more information regarding the charges reported, please see The St. Louis Post-Dispatch 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 46-3029382
NTEE Code D20
NTEE Classification Animal Protection and Welfare
NTEE Type Animal-Related
Classification Organization to Prevent Cruelty to Animals
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
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 July, 2014
Filing Requirement 990 - Required to file Form 990-N - Income less than $50,000 per year
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
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  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014

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Charity Contact Info

My Children Animal Rescue Shelter Inc.
259 Obrien Road
Elsberry, MO 63343
tel: (636) 358-8859
EIN: 46-3029382

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