Kathleen G. Kane - Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General - Protecting Pennsylvanians

Filling a complaint with the Charitable Trusts and Organizations Section

Credit1-250x275The Charitable Trusts and Organizations Section protects the public's interest involving charitable organizations and activities:

  • Investigating and taking legal actions against charitable organizations and/or their professional fundraisers to ensure that charitable donations are lawfully raised and expended.
  • Overseeing nonprofit corporations, including mergers and acquisitions.
  • Seeking to revoke an organization's franchise and articles whenever it misuses, abuses or fails to use its powers and privilege
  • Reviewing the actions of executors and trustees in wills and trusts containing charitable gifts.

The Charitable Trusts and Organizations Section has offices in Harrisburg, Philadelphia and Pittsburgh.  Attorneys are available to conduct public education programs and provide information on charitable solicitations and requirements.

Please use the following link to access the the Charitable Trusts and Organizations Complaint Form. (this is an Adobe PDF form. To view and print the form you must have Adobe Acrobat Reader.)

Thank you for bringing this matter to our attention. We hope we can be of assistance to you.

PA Office of Attorney General
Charitable Trusts and Organizations Section
14th Floor, Strawberry Square
Harrisburg, PA 17120
(717) 783-2853
Fax: (717) 787-1190
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