Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation, Inc. (VOC) is an educational, research, and human rights nonprofit organization devoted to commemorating the more than 100 million victims of communism around the world and to pursuing freedom of those still living under totalitarian regimes. The Foundation was authorized by a unanimous Act of Congress signed as Public Law 103-199 on December 17, 1993, and is nonpartisan. VOC was incorporated on August 31, 1994 in the state of Virginia. Our mission is to educate future generations about the ideology, history, and legacy of communism. VOC has a 501(c)(3) classification from the Internal Revenue Service and all contributions are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law. Our principal place of business is at 300 New Jersey Avenue NW Suite 900, Washington DC 20001, and the phone number is (202) 629-9500. You can visit us online at victimsofcommunism.org.
Residents of the following states may request financial statements and other information from the offices indicated (the toll free numbers are for use only within the respective states): California: A copy of the Official Financial Statement may be obtained from the Attorney General’s Registry of Charitable Trusts, Department of Justice, P.O. Box 903447, Sacramento, CA 94203-4470 or by calling (916)445-2021. Colorado: Colorado residents may obtain copies of registration and financial documents from the Secretary of State by calling 303-894-2680 or at www.sos.state.co.us. FLORIDA: The Florida registration number is: CH47715. A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING 1-800-HELP-FLA (435-7352) TOLL FREE and website www.FloridaConsumerHelp.com WITHIN THE STATE. REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE. 100% of contributions are retained by non-profit organization. Georgia: Upon request, VOC will provide a full and fair description of this and its other programs, and a financial statement or summary. Illinois: Contract and reports regarding the solicitation activities of non-profit organization are on file with the Illinois Attorney General. Kansas: The Kansas registration number is 511-077-0. The annual financial report for the preceding fiscal year is on file with the Secretary of State. Maryland: Copies of documents and information submitted by VOCMF are available from the Office of the Secretary of State, 16 Francis St., 1st Floor, Annapolis, MD 21401, 410-974-5534. Minnesota: One hundred percent of your gift may be deducted as a charitable contribution under Federal and State income tax laws. Mississippi: The official registration and financial information of VOC may be obtained from the Mississippi Secretary of State’s office by calling 1/888-236-6167. Registration by the Secretary of State does not imply endorsement by the Secretary of State. Nevada: The state of incorporation of VOCMF is VA. 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 ON THE INTERNET AT http://www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/charity/chardir.htm. REGISTRATION WITH THE ATTORNEY GENERAL DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT. New York: New York residents may obtain a copy of our annual report by writing to the Office of Attorney General, Charities Bureau, 120 Broadway, New York, NY 10271. North Carolina: Financial information about this organization and a copy of its license are available from the State Solicitation Licensing Branch at 919-814-5400. The license is not an endorsement by the state. Pennsylvania: A copy of the official registration and financial information of VOC may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll free, within Pennsylvania, 1-800-732-0999. Registration does not imply endorsement. Virginia: VOC files a financial report for each campaign it conducts. Copies of these financial reports are available from the Virginia Office of Consumer Affairs, PO Box 526, Richmond, VA 23218. Washington: Financial disclosure information is currently on file with the Office of the Secretary of State and may be obtained by calling 1-800-332-4483. West Virginia: Secretary of State, Building 1, Suite 157-K, 1900 Kanawha Boulevard, Charleston, WV 25305. Registration does not imply endorsement. For copies of current financial statements you may send a written request to the address listed above or call VOC directly at the telephone number listed above.