Filling a complaint with the Charitable Trusts and Organizations Section

  • Click here to Submit a Charitable Trusts and Organizations Complaint

     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.

    Click here to file a Charitable Trusts and Organizations Section Complaint Form online.

    Click here for the Charitable Trusts and Organizations Section PDF Complaint Form

    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