Fundraising After the Marathon Bombings

In an effort to ensure transparency and public accountability, the Attorney General’s Office has distributed surveys to the many charities and fundraisers that raised money after the Marathon bombings.

940 CMR 2.00

Regulations Of The Director Of Public Charities
Updates to Religious Waivers: Effective August 3rd, 2012

Charitable Organization Complaint Form

The Non-Profit Organizations/Public Charities Division has jurisdiction to investigate complaints that involve:

  1. misappropriation of charitable funds;
  2. fraudulent or misleading solicitation; and 
  3. unethical behavior by charitable employees or board members. The AGO generally does not become involved in governance disputes within nonprofit organizations.

File a Charitable Organization Complaint

Please note: in order to submit additional documentation to your complaint, you must first submit the complaint then attach your documents.

You will have the opportunity to save or to print out a copy of your complaint. You must have Adobe Reader installed on your computer to access the form. This program is available to download for free on the Adobe website.