What We Do

The Oregon Department of Justice Charitable Activities Section supervises and regulates the activities of charitable organizations in the state.


Give Wisely and Avoid Ineffective Charities

wise_giving_coverThe vast majority of charities do excellent work. However, there are some that take advantage of donors’ good intentions.

Our Wise Giving Guide has information to help Oregonians confidently donate to well-run organizations.

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