Professional Fundraiser Surety Bonds

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When faced with one or several bond needs, Professional Fundraisers turn to International Sureties for our quick service and simple process.  Professional Fundraisers rest easy knowing they are entering a relationship, and if they ever need to add another bond for another state in the future, their bond Specialist is ready make that addition easy.

Quickly find out the complete steps needed for bond issuance by contacting a bond Specialist directly or clicking ‘Apply Now’ button below.

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Licensed in Every State

FAQs

What is a Professional Fundraiser Bond?

A guarantee that you will play by the rules and perform your duties as a Professional Fundraiser licensee.

Three party instrument by which:

  1. One party – SURETY
  2. Guarantees that a second party – PRINCIPAL
  3. Will perform an obligation or duty owed to a 3rd party – OBLIGEE

KEY POINT – the Surety guarantees that a Professional Fundraiser licensee will abide by State laws.

Are Professional Fundraiser Bonds called anything else?

Depending on the state, the license/bond type has many different names:

  • Commercial Co-Venturer bond
  • Commercial Fundraiser bond
  • Commercial Telephone Solicitor bond
  • Fund Raising Counsel bond
  • Paid Solicitor bond
  • Professional Fund Raiser bond
  • Professional Fundraiser bond
  • Professional Solicitor bond
  • Public Safety Solicitor bond
  • Telephone Solicitation bond
  • Veteran’s Solicitor bond

Is a Surety Bond an insurance policy?

No.  A Surety Bond is a form of credit extended to you, and it is not insurance.  In traditional insurance, the risk is transferred to the insurance company.  In suretyship, the risk remains with the Principal.  You are the risk.  Again, the protection of the bond is for the Obligee.

Who does a Professional Fundraiser Bond protect?

The intent of the bond is to protect the Obligee/State and NOT the Principal/Fundraiser. 

What amount is a Professional Fundraiser Surety Bond?

Your bond amount will depend on your state.

A handful of states have Fundraiser bond amount requirements, some have multiple, and amounts range from $5,000.00 to $50,000.00. 

How do I qualify for a bond?

Complete the application form on this page for a response within the next business day. The fundamental surety underwriting elements apply for any type of surety bond. 

Character – Are you a company of integrity? 

Capacity – Are you experienced, knowledgeable, and capable of fulfilling your obligations as a MSB?

Capital – Are you capable of reimbursing the Surety in the event of a bond claim/loss?

How much does the Bond cost?

Your premium amount will be a percentage of the bond amount.

There is no one-size-fits-all answer; however, we continuously maintain some of the best facilities in the country.  Our exclusive bond programs available only through International Sureties are structured for a quick approval process and cost effective premiums.

Why does my credit matter when applying for a bond?

When a surety extends credit to you in the form of a bond, they are vouching that you will abide by the terms of the bond.  If you do not, you are responsible for reimbursing the Surety for any losses they may incur as a result of any claims on a bond issued on your behalf.  As such, the Surety must make certain that you are capable of reimbursing the Surety for any claim losses it sustains.

About Us

Why International Sureties?

Exclusive Professional Fundraiser bond program

International Sureties, Ltd. has an exclusive low-cost Professional Fundraiser bond program that is available to all qualified applicants. Rates are often half of what others charge outside of our program. We have the ability to quickly place your bonds in any state.

 Quality Customer Service

Rapid turnaround time on new bond requests and annual renewals. More than 40 years of industry experience and knowledge. Easy transition for new customers

As a full service bonding facility, we pride ourselves on our reputation for issuing your bond as quickly and efficiently as possible.  Our representation of the major surety markets allows us to offer the most competitive pricing structure in the industry.

Easy Application/Approval Process

In-house authority allows us to approve qualified applicants within 24 hours. No need for collateral in most cases. 

For assistance with License & Permit Bonds, please contact one of our License & Permit Bond specialists:

Stephen Beahm

Cappy Kehoe

Roxanne Craven

David Joseph

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