State Fundraising Notices
Mercy For Animals is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to construct a compassionate food system by reducing suffering and ending exploitation of animals for food. Financial information and details about Mercy For Animals’ purpose, programs, and activities may be obtained by contacting Liz Quick at 8033 Sunset Blvd., Suite 864, Los Angeles, CA 90046; MercyForAnimals.org; or 866-632-6446.
Some states require special notices to be included along with any charitable solicitation. If you live in one of the states listed below, please see the relevant information:
California: The official registration and financial information regarding the charity can be obtained from the Attorney General’s website at http://caag.state.ca.us/charities.
Colorado: Charity Registration Number: 20153005725; Colorado residents may obtain copies of registration and financial documents from the office of the Secretary of State by calling (303) 894-2860 or at www.sos.state.co.us.
Florida: SC No. CH42379. A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING TOLL-FREE, WITHIN THE STATE, 1-800-435-7352 OR AT www.FloridaConsumerHelp.com.
Georgia: A full and fair description of Mercy For Animals’ programs and financial statement summary are available upon request at the office and phone number indicated above.
Illinois: Contracts and reports regarding Mercy For Animals are on file with the Illinois Attorney General.
Kansas: Kansas Registration Number is 486-836-0. The annual financial report for the preceding fiscal year is on file with the Secretary of State, 1st Floor, Memorial Hall, 120 SW 10th Ave., Topeka, KS 66612.
Maryland: Copies of documents and information submitted by Mercy For Animals under the Maryland Charitable Solicitations Act are available for the cost of copies and postage, from the Secretary of State, 16 Francis St., Annapolis, MD 21401, 1-410-974-5534 (800-825-4510 within Maryland).
Michigan: MCIS No. 52530.
Mississippi: The official registration and financial information of Mercy For Animals may be obtained from the Mississippi Secretary of State’s office by calling 1-601-359-1048.
Nevada: The state of incorporation of Mercy For Animals, Inc. is Delaware.
New Jersey: INFORMATION FILED WITH THE ATTORNEY GENERAL CONCERNING THIS CHARITABLE SOLICITATION AND THE PERCENTAGE OF CONTRIBUTIONS RECEIVED BY THE CHARITY DURING THE LAST REPORTING PERIOD THAT WERE DEDICATED TO THE CHARITABLE PURPOSE MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE ATTORNEY GENERAL OF THE STATE OF NEW JERSEY BY CALLING (973) 504-6215 AND IS AVAILABLE AT http://www.statenj.us/lps/ca/charfrm.htm.
New York: New York residents may obtain a copy of Mercy For Animals’ annual report by writing to the office of the Attorney General, Department of Law, Charities Bureau, 120 Broadway, New York, NY 10271, www.charitiesnyc.com, 212-416-8401.
North Carolina: Financial information about Mercy For Animals and a copy of its license are available from the State Solicitation Licensing Branch at 1-888‐830‐4989 (toll free in North Carolina) or (919) 814-5570.
Pennsylvania: The official registration and financial information of Mercy For Animals may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll free, within Pennsylvania, 1-800-732-0999.
Tennessee: Tennessee Registration Number CO22480.
Virginia: A financial statement for the most recent fiscal year is available upon request from the Division of Consumer Affairs, Department of Agricultural and Consumer Services, P.O. Box 1163, Richmond, VA 23218; 1-804-786-1343.
Washington: Secretary of State, Charities Division, Olympia WA 98504 or at 1-800-332-4483.
West Virginia: West Virginia residents may obtain a summary of the registration and financial documents from the Secretary of State, State Capitol, Charleston, WV 25305.
Vermont: For information on how much of your contribution goes to the charity and how much to the paid fundraiser, contact the Vermont Consumer Assistance Program, Morrill Hall, UVM, Burlington VT 05405, tel. 1-800-649-2424, or the Vermont Attorney General’s Internet website, http://www.atg.state.vt.us/.
REGISTRATION WITH A STATE AGENCY DOES NOT CONSTITUTE OR IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATION BY THAT STATE. CONTRIBUTIONS ARE DEDUCTIBLE FOR FEDERAL INCOME TAX PURPOSES IN ACCORDANCE WITH APPLICABLE LAW.