5.36.020 – Charitable Solicitation; Registration

  1. It shall be unlawful for any charitable organization to engage in charitable solicitation within the corporate limits of the City unless such organization has notified the City as hereinafter provided.
  2. Any charitable organization engaging in charitable solicitation within the corporate limits of the City shall make notification of the following information with the Chief of Police or his designee:
    1. The name and address of the charitable organization and the name or names under which it intends to engage in solicitation.
    2. The names and addresses of all persons who will engage in charitable solicitation in the City.
    3. The dates and time of day such solicitations are to be made and the geographic areas within the City wherein such solicitation shall be conducted at a particular time and day.
    4. A written statement of recent date issued by the attorney general of Illinois that the charitable organization has complied with the provision s of 225 Illinois Compiled Statutes 460/ 1 et seq., or a written statement by the attorney general of exemption under 225 Illinois Compiled Statutes 460/3.
(2018-M-25: § 2; 2015-M-28: § l ; 2012-M-22: § l ; 1970-M-16: (part); Prior code: § 25.1002)