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CN Advisory: Moderate Concern

Florian K. Lawton Foundation

1616 Westgate Circle Nashville, TN 37027
tel: (888) 770-0688   Web Site
EIN: 27-0760071



On February 2, 2018, The Record-Courier reported that Florian K. Lawton Foundation was, or may continue to be, a subject of a material diversion of assets in an article titled, "Operator of Aurora nonprofit sued for misusing charitable funds." 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 Record-Courier 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 27-0760071
NTEE Code T23
NTEE Classification Private Operating Foundations
NTEE Type Philanthropy, Voluntarism and Grantmaking Foundations
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Foundation Status Private operating foundation (other)
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 February, 2013
Filing Requirement Required to file form 990-PF
Fiscal Year End December
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Florian K. Lawton Foundation
1616 Westgate Circle
Nashville, TN 37027
tel: (888) 770-0688
EIN: 27-0760071

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