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Education : Youth Education Programs and Services

CN Advisory: Moderate Concern

Flutes Across the World Incorporated

917 Patricia Court Ojai, CA 93023

EIN: 46-3933575



On October 7, 2017, it came to the attention of Charity Navigator that Flutes Across the World Incorporated, is the subject of an investigation by the U.S. Postal Service and the California Department of Justice according to an article titled, "Claims of semen-tainted flutes roil schools across Southern California." For this reason, we have issued a Moderate Concern CN Advisory. For more information regarding the charges reported, please see The Los Angeles Times article.

  • On September 18, 2018, The Mercury News published an article titled, "California man, accused of providing flutes contaminated with semen to students, arrested on child exploitation charges." For more information, please see The Mercury News article.

  • On April 19, 2019, The Los Angeles Times published an article titled, "Music teacher at center of semen-tainted flute investigation charged with lewd acts." For more information, please see The Los Angeles Times article.

This charity has received a Moderate Concern Advisory due to an open or pending investigation regarding allegations of possible illegal activity, improper conduct, organizational mismanagement, or other matters of concern. Please note that this investigation has not concluded and that the allegations being investigated have not been confirmed by the U.S. legal system. Charity Navigator aims to provide donors and users with as much information as possible in order to make an informed giving decision. This advisory will be updated once we become aware that the investigation is completed. 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 46-3933575
Name in IRS Master File Flutes Across the World Incorporated
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  • December, 2013

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Charity Contact Info

Flutes Across the World Incorporated
917 Patricia Court
Ojai, CA 93023
EIN: 46-3933575

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