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Education : Youth Education Programs and Services

CN Advisory: Moderate Concern

Cheseborough Program

P.O. Box 902 Damariscotta, ME 04543

EIN: 26-2224367



On August 11, 2018, The Boothbay Register reported that Cheseborough Program was, or may continue to be, a subject of a material diversion of assets in an article titled, "Newcastle man arrested for theft from nonprofit." For this reason, we have issued a Moderate Concern CN Advisory as the allegations have yet to be confirmed. For more information regarding this matter, please see The Boothbay Register article.

  • On May 22, 2019, The Bangor Daily News published an article titled, "Maine lawyer accused of stealing from 2nd nonprofit." For more information, please see The Bangor Daily News 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 26-2224367
NTEE Code Q22
NTEE Classification International Student Exchange and Aid
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
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 April, 2009
Filing Requirement 990 - Required to file Form 990-N - Income less than $50,000 per year
Fiscal Year End December

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Charity Contact Info

Cheseborough Program
P.O. Box 902
Damariscotta, ME 04543
EIN: 26-2224367

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