Non-Profit 501(c)(3)

The PATH Foundation is a non-profit organization

PATH Taxpayer Identification Number 75 3250556

The Internal Revenue Service granted The PATH Foundation (“PATH”), formerly Children’s Charters, Inc., 501(c)(3) tax exempt status on May 7, 2008. As such, PATH is listed in the Internal Revenue Service’s online version of Publication 78. As such, your donations may be tax deductible. Please consult your tax advisor for more information.

To see The PATH Foundation’s formal tax exempt status letters issued by the Internal Revenue Service on May 7, 2008 and November 30, 2010, please click the following link:


The following are several examples of how PATH has fulfilled its mission:

• Have taken hundreds of youth, disabled veterans and others in need on deer, elk, bear, buffalo and turkey hunts along with many fishing charters
• Help sponsor wings of freedom veterans and first responders pheasant hunt
• Sponsored the Lake Leelanau Kids Fishing Day for over a decade
• Purchased various hunting and fishing equipment and put them in the hands of kids in need
• Sponsored numerous high school skeet shooting teams
• Help sponsored Nelson's Nest, a DNR handicap accessible duck and goose blind and Point Mouilee State Game Area
• Sponsored the Kicking Bear Camp for 350 kids for 4 years

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