Nonprofit Organizations

Nonprofit Licensing


Any nonprofit organization interested in canvassing door to door in East Grand Rapids must supply the following information in advance to the City of East Grand Rapids Licensing Official’s Office:
  • Letter introducing the organization and their cause
  • Tax exempt federal ID number from the IRS (showing that they are nonprofit)
  • List names, addresses, and phone numbers of canvassers and vehicle descriptions
  • Date(s) the canvassers will be in the area

Canvassers should wear an identification badge while canvassing the area.