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CN Advisory: Moderate Concern

Alavi Foundation

650 Fifth Avenue Suite 2406
New York, NY 10019
tel: (212) 944-8333   Web Site
EIN: 23-7345978

 
 
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On June 26, 2017, The New York Times reported on the charges of improper conduct allegedly taking place at Alavi Foundation, in an article titled, "Manhattan Skyscraper Linked to Iran Can Be Seized by U.S., Jury Finds." For this reason, we have issued a Moderate Concern CN Advisory as the allegations have yet to be confirmed. For more information regarding this matter, please see The New York Times article.

  • The Alavi Foundation has published statements pertaining to this case on its website.


The nature of these allegations of illegal activity, improper conduct, or organizational mismanagement are such that Charity Navigator has issued this CN Advisory to provide donors with content that they may find useful when making their giving decisions. The views and opinions expressed here are those of the authors of sources used for the reported information, and not those of Charity Navigator. Charity Navigator is not responsible for the nature or content of the information presented through such external sources and websites. For more information on how or when we decide to publish a CN Advisory, please review our methodology.

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EIN 23-7345978
Name in IRS Master File ALAVI FOUNDATION
NTEE Code B82
NTEE Classification Scholarships, Student Financial Aid Services, Awards
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (59) Other school related activities
(921) Loans or credit reporting
(40) Scholarships (other)
Foundation Status Private non-operating foundation
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date January, 1974
Filing Requirement Required to file form 990-PF
Fiscal Year End March

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Alavi Foundation
650 Fifth Avenue
Suite 2406
New York, NY 10019
tel: (212) 944-8333
fax: (646) 619-4272
EIN: 23-7345978

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