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Pacifica Safety Net (Pacifica Foundation)

by Unsafe At Any Speed ??
Pacifica Safety Net claims long & loudly to have the advice and solutions for Pacifica Foundation's chronic mismanagement -
maybe check out their car, before you have them fix yours
the Protectors Safety Net nonprofit, which is meant to be a holding entity for the “autonomous KPFA” that they hope to establish after breaking up the Pacifica Foundation, has been threatened with dissolution by the California Attorney General’s Registry of Charitable Trusts for ongoing failure to file annual returns. A recent filing for the period November 2020 to October 2021 issued in 2023 shows different numbers than a previous filing for the same period filed in 2022. Revenue has increased by 11%, expenses have decreased by 33%, and miraculously, assets have decreased by 67%. Both forms are signed by Protector Sherry Gendelman. It also bears repeating that a $35,000 “loan” to the Safety Net reported on their founding documents filed with the IRS in 2021 by Gendelman under penalty of perjury, disappeared into thin air, having been neither repaid nor reported as debt or as revenue. See page 33-34 of the Founding Documents. Reports for the November 2021 to October 2022 period are delinquent.

a recent (5-18-24) search of the Files of the CA Registry of Charities and Fundraisers:
https://rct.doj.ca.gov/verification/web/ entering the
RCT Registration # CT0277461 or
IRS FEIN # 853541194
yields the following results ( try it yourself )
PACIFICA SAFETY NET Charity Registration Delinquent CT0277461 853541194 SAN FRANCISCO CA
Organization Name: PACIFICA SAFETY NET IRS FEIN: 853541194
Entity Type: Public Benefit SOS/FTB Corporate/Organization Number: 4648828
Registry Status: Delinquent Renewal Due/Exp. Date: 3/15/2022
RCT Registration Number: CT0277461 Issue Date: 12/17/2021
Record Type: Charity Registration Effective Date: 12/17/2021
Date of Last Renewal: DBA: KPFA SAFETY NET
see Pacifica Safety Net - CA Registry of Charitable Trusts Record.pdf
FEDERAL TAX EXEMPT STATUS REVOKED
PACIFICA SAFETY NET
EIN: 85-3541194 | San Francisco, California, United States
Auto-Revocation List
Organizations whose federal tax exempt status was automatically revoked for not filing a Form 990-series return or notice for three consecutive years. Important note: Just because an organization appears on this list, it does not mean the organization is currently revoked, as they may have been reinstated.
Exemption Type: 501(c)(3)
Exemption Reinstatement Date:
Revocation Date: 05-15-2023
Revocation Posting Date: 08-14-2023
The Founding Document - available for download on that page
and stamped in at the AG's Office Oct 12,2021 - shows the following Officers and Directors
Names and addresses of ALL trustees or directors and officers (attach a list ir necessary):
Name: Sherry Gendelman Position: President and Director
Address: 507 Polk Street, Suite 340, City: San Francisco, State: CA ZIP Code:, 94102
Name: Donald Goldmacher Position: Treasurer and Director
Address: 1017 Shattuck Avenue, City: Berkeley, State: CA ZIP Code: 94707
Name: Craig Alderson Position: Secretary and Director
Address: 2308 Derby Street, City: Berkeley, State: CA ZIP Code:, 94705
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