The Goldsboro Police Department has received complaints of people making fraudulent solicitations for money in the name of non-profit organizations that are located within the city. The non-profit organizations are: The Fordham House, The Soup Kitchen and the Women’s Shelter. These organizations do not send anyone door to door soliciting for anything. If any resident in Wayne County is confronted by someone going door to door soliciting in the names of the organization please call 911 and do not give them anything. If at all possible, without compromising your personal safety, please provide the 911 dispatcher with a suspect description, suspect vehicle description, and a last know direction of travel. These non-profit organizations provide a valuable service for the community. If you are interested in their services or donating to them please contact;

The Fordham House
Linda Burroughs – 919-736-7352

The Soup Kitchen
Doricia Benton – 919-731-3939

Wayne Uplift
Shari Wooten – 919-736-1313

(Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Shelter)