Blue Springs Charity & Non Profit

Find Blue Springs Missouri charities and nonprofits. Charities and nonprofits provide information on charitable donations, jobs, volunteering, and events.

Audubon Burroughs Society 21509 Southwest Woods Chapel Road Blue Springs MO 64015 816-795-8177

Epilepsy Foundation Donations 922 Highway 7 Blue Springs MO 64014 816-561-0764

Us Troop Support Foundation 105 Southwest 4 Street Blue Springs MO 64014 816-224-4729

About Blue Springs Charities & Non-Profits

Blue Springs Charities are not-for-profit organizations that have a philanthropic goal in Blue Springs, MO. The mission of a Blue Springs Charity is to benefit the general public through its work, which is often educational, religious, or organized around public interest activities. Charities can include Jackson County churches, educational organizations, hospitals or medical research organizations, or organizations tied to public universities.

You may contact Non-Profit Charitable organizations for questions about:
  • Blue Springs nonprofit organizations
  • Making donations and volunteering
  • Blue Springs 501(c)3 tax exempt organizations
  • Donation and contribution tax deductions
  • Blue Springs Charity ratings and rankings
Types of Blue Springs Charities

There are many types of Blue Springs Charities that focus on benefiting society and the general public. Some Charities are structured to help animals, either through supporting animal welfare, wildlife conservation, or in zoos and aquariums. Other Blue Springs charitable organizations prioritize environmental causes or health issues such as medical research, public health risks, or treating the sick and disabled. Blue Springs nonprofits can also have educational missions, including serving as educational institutions or supporting students through funding.

International NGOs, or non-governmental organizations, are typically classified as Charities. They are organized around providing international development aid, disaster relief and humanitarian aid, or human rights advocacy and aid for children. Another major category of Charities in Blue Springs, Missouri is organized around arts and culture, such as museums and art galleries, performing arts organizations, libraries, and public broadcasting organizations. These Jackson County nonprofits preserve artistic and cultural heritage and also serve an educational mission.

Fundraising Programs

Blue Springs nonprofits have fundraising programs and receive contributions from many different sources. Funding can come from the general public, the Blue Springs government, private corporations and foundations, or other Charities. At least a third of a Charity's financial support must come from the general public. This funding is used by the Charity to advance its goals. Charities can also raise money through events, product or membership sales, or grants. Blue Springs grants can come from the government, foundations, or individuals, and they typically require an application process.

501(c)3 Tax Exemption

Charities are exempt from paying certain taxes because of the contributions they make to the public. As Non-Profit organizations, Charities in Missouri do not declare a profit and instead use their revenue and fundraising to run the Charity and benefit the public interest. Legally, Charities can be organized in a number of ways to maintain their tax-exempt status. Contributions made to certain Charities, known as Blue Springs 501(c)(3) groups, are tax-deductible for the donors, while other Charities are exempt from taxes but donations are still taxed.