The Maine Professional Solicitor Bond is required by Maine’s Department of Professional and Financial Regulation, in the amount of $25,000. The bond states that the bondholder shall comply with all the requirements of statue Title 9, Chapter 385, 5008. In addition, they must show full accounting and payment of all charitable funds handled.
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What is a Professional Solicitor?
An individual who solicits contributions from the public on behalf of a charitable organization. In exchange they receive a fee or other form of compensation. Consequently, a professional solicitor does not include employees, salaried officers, attorney’s, accountants or investment counselor’s of a Charitable Organization. To be a Professional Solicitor in the State of Maine you must be licensed. The Maine Professional Solicitor Bond is one of the licensing requirements.
How do I get licensed as a Professional Solicitor in the State of Maine?
Start by completing the paper application form. An online application is also available for your convenience. Include $200 for the license fee and $50 for the application fee. A copy of contract(s) executed between you and the Charitable Organization(s) is also required to be submitted.
Where can I obtain a Maine Professional Solicitor Bond?
At Surety1, we make things easy for you. Start the process by completing our easy-to-navigate, free online application form. After that, one of our surety agents will contact you with a no-obligation quote for the bond premium. Next, when you’re are ready to move ahead, we will collect the premium payment and have you sign the agreement. Lastly, we will send your Maine Professional Solicitor Bond through USPS Priority Mail or overnight delivery, for an additional fee.
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