CHECK A CHARITY
Missouri’s 31,000+ nonprofits are essential to the state’s well-being. Missouri’s nonprofit care for the most vulnerable among us and provide many valuable community resources. Missouri’s nonprofits are also important economic engines. In 2013, Missouri’s nonprofits had revenue of $46.33 billion and constituted 17.9% of Missouri’s gross state product.
The Missouri Attorney General is the guardian of nonprofits and charitable assets in Missouri. And in that role the Attorney General seeks to foster and support an efficient and successful nonprofit sector. The Attorney General also actively takes action against abuses in the nonprofit sector. If abuses are found, the Attorney General can prevent a nonprofit from taking certain actions, remove its directors, or even dissolve the nonprofit corporation.