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Making a donation to a charity or non-profit can be a great way to give back to your community. 
But some of the people who claim to raise money for charities may try to take advantage of your generosity. Some scammers try to get your money by pretending to help victims of recent disasters.  Find out how to spot and avoid charity scams.
Before you decide to give to any charity, take the time to learn where your money will go and how it will help. Read our tips to learn how to give wisely when you contribute to charity.
We Can Help
If you have a complaint about a charity soliciation or scam, contact us for help or call toll free within North Carolina at 1-877-5-NO-SCAM.