Can't Find Information on a Specific Charity or Fundraiser?

You've been approached by a person or organization that is asking for a contribution, but after a little research, you’re unable to find information that the organization has registered with the Charities Program – what do you do?

Please contact a member of the Charities Program by calling 800-332-4483 and be prepared to provide as much information as possible. You may reach a Charities Customer Service Representative at 800-332-4483. If you prefer, send the following information to a Charities Customer Service Representative at

  • Your Name
  • Your Phone number (in case we have additional questions)
  • Name of the Organization that contacted you for a contribution
  • How was the contact made? (Phone, mail, etc.)
  • Any additional information you feel might be helpful