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CN Advisory: Moderate Concern

Opus Bono Sacerdotii

5137 Dryden Road Dryden, MI 48428
tel: (866) 425-4692
EIN: 03-0448257



On July 20, 2018, it came to the attention of Charity Navigator that Opus Bono Sacerdotii, is the subject of an investigation by The Michigan Attorney General's Office according to an article titled, "Non-profit raising money for Rev. Wehrle's defense in hot water." For this reason, we have issued a Moderate Concern CN Advisory. For more information regarding the charges reported, please see the WLNS article.

  • On January 9, 2019, The County Press published an article titled, "Local Catholic charity settles with state Attorney General." For more information, please see The County Press article.

On July 29, 2019, The Associated Press investigated the operations of Opus Bono Sacerdotii in an article titled, "Unmarked buildings, quiet legal help for accused priests." For this reason, we have issued a Low Concern CN Advisory. For more information regarding the investigation, please see The Associated Press 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 03-0448257
NTEE Code P20
NTEE Classification Human Service Organizations - Multipurpose
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
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 November, 2002
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

Opus Bono Sacerdotii
5137 Dryden Road
Dryden, MI 48428
tel: (866) 425-4692
EIN: 03-0448257

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 251
Dryden, MI 48428

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