Charitable solicitation licenses (“CSLs”) are a necessity for any organization that solicits the public for contributions or donations to support a charitable purpose, unless specifically exempt by law. Read more for a list of exemptions if required to file or renew in North Carolina.
Amidst all the changes related to COVID-19, it might be easier for your organization to file its annual NC Charitable Solicitation License online. Click here for steps on how to file.
North Carolina requires nonprofit organizations that intend to directly solicit contributions within the state to hold a Charitable Solicitation License (CSL) before soliciting contributions.