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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

CN Advisory: High Concern

South Arkansas Youth Services Inc.

128 North Washington Magnolia, AR 71753

EIN: 71-0491032

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On July 19, 2018, Arkansas Online reported on the charges of improper conduct taking place at South Arkansas Youth Services Inc. in an article titled, "Former director of South Arkansas Youth Services pleads guilty to conspiracy charge in corruption probe." For this reason, we have issued a High Concern CN Advisory on South Arkansas Youth Services Inc.. For more information regarding the charges reported, please see the Arkansas Online article.

  • On August 3, 2018, The Nonprofit Quarterly published an article titled, "Bankrupt Nonprofit: A Nest of Nepotism." For more information, please see The Nonprofit Quarterly article.

  • On September 7, 2018, The Magnolia Banner-News published an article titled, "Ex-SAYS employees plead guilty to theft of agency funds, property." For more information, please see The Magnolia Banner-News article.


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EIN 71-0491032
Name in IRS Master File SOUTH ARKANSAS YOUTH SERVICES INC
NTEE Code I44
NTEE Classification Prison Alternatives
NTEE Type Crime, Legal-Related
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (31) Special school for the blind, handicapped, etc
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 September, 1977
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
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  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012

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Charity Contact Info

South Arkansas Youth Services Inc.
128 North Washington
Magnolia, AR 71753
EIN: 71-0491032


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