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CN Advisory: High Concern

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bluegrass

Little moments. Big magic.

1016 Rushwood Court Lexington, KY 40511
tel: (800) 201-8797   Web Site
EIN: 61-0523288

Board Leadership
Alan Stein
Chair

CEO
Eric Ward
President, CEO

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On May 24, 2011, The Lexington Herald-Leader reported on the charges of improper conduct taking place at Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bluegrass in an article titled, "Former Lexington employee pleads guilty in Big Brothers Big Sisters fraud." For this reason, we have issued a High Concern CN Advisory on Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bluegrass. For more information regarding the charges reported, please see The Lexington Herald-Leader article.

  • On November 11, 2013, The Lexington Herald-Leader published an article titled, "Federal complaint accuses another in Big Brothers Big Sisters fraud." For more information, please see The Lexington Herald-Leader article.

On February 25, 2015, WKYT reported on the charges of improper conduct allegedly taking place at Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bluegrass, in an article titled, "Big Brothers Big Sisters issues statement after ex-Harrison Co. teacher's latest sex abuse charges." For more information regarding this matter, please see the WKYT article.

  • On March 3, 2015, WKYT published an article titled, "Former Harrison Co. teacher pleads not guilty to sex abuse." For more information, please see the WKYT article.


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EIN 61-0523288
Name in IRS Master File BIG BROTHERS-BIG SISTERS OF THE BLUEGRASS INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (328) Combat juvenile delinquency
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 December, 1958
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
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  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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Charity Contact Info

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bluegrass
1016 Rushwood Court
Lexington, KY 40511
tel: (800) 201-8797
fax: (859) 253-2423
EIN: 61-0523288

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Board Leadership

Alan Stein
Chair

CEO

Eric Ward
President, CEO

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