Purpose

It is the intent of the Legislature to require the registration and financial reporting of Charitable Organizations, and the registration and bonding of Professional Fundraising Counsel, Commercial Co-venturers, and Professional Solicitors.

The primary responsibility of the Office is to review applicants for registration who hold themselves out to be organized or operating for any charitable purpose and who solicit, accept, or obtain contributions from the public for any charitable purpose, and further to compile and maintain current information on registered Charitable Organizations, Professional Fundraising Counsel, Commercial Co-venturers, and Professional Solicitors in the State of Maine.

 

Last Updated: January 6, 2014