Alabama Professional Fundraiser License Surety Bond

Alabama law requires professional fundraisers, professional solicitors, and commercial co-venturers to register with the Attorney General's Office in accordance with Ala Code § 13A-9-70 (1996).

  • Professional fundraisers a businesses that solicit contributions on behalf of charitable organizations for compensation or other consideration.  
  • Professional solicitors a business that is employed or compensated by a professional fundraiser to solicit contributions for charitable purposes.  
  • Commercial co-venturers businesses that conduct a sale, performance, or other event for profit or other consideration, which, in turn, will benefit a charitable or religious organization.

 

The applicant shall at the time of making application, file with, and have approved by the Attorney General, a Fundraisers Surety Bond in the sum of ten thousand dollars ($10,000).   The purpose of the AL Professional Fundraiser Surety bond is to secure the license and provide financial recourse for the Attorney General of the State of Alabama for the use of the State and any person who may have a cause of action against the licensed professional fundraiser, professional solicitor or commercial co-venturer for any malfeasance or misfeasance in the conduct solicitation or fundraising. 

How do I get a Professional Fundraiser Surety Bond?

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How much does an Alabama (AL) Professional Fundraiser Surety Bond Cost?

The base rate for the Professional Fundraiser bond is $100 for qualifying accounts, based upon the personal credit of the applicant.  Don’t worry though, if you have credit issues, our Bad Credit Surety Bond program can get you the bond you need!  We bond 99% of all applicants no matter what their credit report looks like!  We have the best surety companies and the lowest Bad Credit Surety Bond rates. 

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