Toronto/GTA : Amnesty International is currently Street Canvassing in public spaces with our valued partner Public Outreach.
Halifax: Amnesty International is currently currently canvassing Door to Door and on the Streets with our valued partner Public Outreach.
You may have received a telephone call from one of our dedicated partners listed below and here. Should you have any questions about a phone call you received from an Amnesty representative, please call Amnesty’s Supporter Services Team at 1(800) AMNESTY (1-800-266-3789) or email@example.com.
Our canvassers are courteous and well-trained people who share our concern for human rights. While Amnesty volunteers also participate in outreach and fundraising work, owing to the sensitive financial information exchanged when you choose to become a sustained supporter of Amnesty International, we often employ professional companies to assist us with this work. What’s important for you to know is that:
- Official Amnesty canvassers wear a badge
- Official Amnesty canvassers do not accept cash donations
GiveBridge is a pioneer in the face-to-face fundraising industry and a reputable fundraising organization. GiveBridge fundraises for the most well-known and loved charities in North America and is a member of the Professional Face-to-Face Fundraising Association.
All fundraisers wear photo ID badges and they do not accept cash donations. Rather, they will ask members of the community to consider making a direct and ongoing donation through monthly credit card or bank payments to Amnesty. This is a convenient and cost-effective way of supporting the vital work of Amnesty International.
Amnesty International fundraisers can be easily identified and wear an Amnesty branded lanyard, photo ID badge and branded vest or t-shirt. They will also be carrying information on Amnesty International’s lifesaving human rights work.
If you would like to confirm the identity of a fundraiser, please send GiveBridge a message at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you have any questions or feedback about GiveBridge that are not answered here, please call Amnesty International at 1-800-AMNESTY (1-800-266-3789) or email us at email@example.com.
Public Outreach is a Canadian-based International company that recruits new monthly donors for charitable and non-profit organizations. Public Outreach’s mission is: “High quality, respectful donor interaction specializing in face-to-face and telephone fundraising with a strong focus on monthly giving.”
Amnesty International has been working with Public Outreach since 2002. During this time, they have signed up over 10,000 monthly donors to support our human rights work. Their recruitment work signing up new monthly donors is the fastest growing source of new funding for Amnesty International in Canada. Donors recruited by Public Outreach have donated more than $5 Million to Amnesty International in the last few years.
All canvassers wear photo ID badges and they do not accept cash donations. Rather, they will ask members of the community to consider making a direct and ongoing donation through monthly credit card or bank payments to Amnesty. This is a convenient and cost-effective way of supporting the vital work of Amnesty International.
Amnesty International canvassers can be easily identified and wear an Amnesty branded vest photo ID badge. They will also be carrying information on Amnesty International’s lifesaving human rights work.
Did you receive a call from Public Outreach?
Public Outreach may have called you to follow up on a face-to-face conversation you had with a canvasser, to verify the details of your gift, or you may have received a call as a result of taking action on one of our many campaigns for Individuals at Risk. Their team of highly trained professionals are passionate about human rights and are happy to answer your questions about Amnesty’s work.
If you have any questions, you can reach Public Outreach toll-free at 1-888-326-5535. To send Public Outreach a message please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
***If you have any questions about Public Outreach that are not answered here, please call Amnesty International at 1-800-AMNESTY (1-800-266-3789) or email us at email@example.com ***
If you met one of our fundraisers and are interested in joining the monthly giving program, please visit us here. Thank you!