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Foundations & Nonprofits

The foundation and nonprofit industry is one of the most diverse in the United States. We recognize the vital importance foundations and nonprofits have within our communities, and we provide a variety of services to help these entities carry out their missions.

Foundations, 501 (c) (3) organizations, professional associations, hospitals, trade organizations, advocacy groups, and schools are among the set of organizations to which we offer legal services.

We offer counsel on matters that include:

  • organization of nonprofit entities
  • tax-exempt status and laws
  • IRS audits
  • labor, employment, and employee benefits
  • business transactions
  • nonprofit corporate governance
  • board of directors and fiduciary matters
  • form 990 preparation
  • form 1023 preparation
  • legislative policies
  • charitable giving
  • budgets and fiscal forecasting
  • regulatory compliance
  • record retention policies

Some of the foundations and nonprofit clients we serve are:

  • Girl Scouts of Kentuckiana
  • Louisville Public Media
  • YouthBuild Louisville
  • Harbor House of Louisville, Inc.
  • St. Matthews Area Ministries
  • St. Joseph Children’s Home
  • Louisville Bar Association
  • One Southern Indiana
  • Prodigal Ministries
  • Restorative Justice Louisville
  • Interfaith Paths to Peace