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CharityCheck101.org was created by SeriousGivers, itself an IRC Section 501(c)(3) public charity.

SeriousGivers is in the process of winding-up and dissolving. This information is taken from SeriousGivers.org

  • After seven years helping busy charity donors do good better, the board of directors of SeriousGivers has voted unanimously to dissolve its corporate existence.
  • We’re moving forward with the necessary California and Federal paperwork, and expect the dissolution with be final within the next 90 days. All debts have been handled.
  • All remaining bank balances have been donated to the operators of CharityWatch (a Chicago-based 501(c)(3) nonprofit whose mission to promote informed giving is much like that of SeriousGivers).
  • SeriousGivers is no longer seeking or accepting donations.
  • Founder Ed Long plans to keep much of the content and information alive through SeriousGivers.org, CharityCheck101.org or EdwardWLong.com.

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