America's worst charities

Our ranking based on cash paid to solicitors in the past decade

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Known state disciplinary actions

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States bringing actions Number of known actions Outcomes Total fines
Pennsylvania 1 Cease & Desist 0

Fundraising history

Amounts cover only the years and charities shown and are not a full accounting of fundraising activity.

Year Client charity Cash raised Cash to solicitor Cash to charity % to charity Activity
2009 Disabled Police Officers of America Inc. $470,522 $497,800 $-27,278 -5.80% fundraising for disabled police of
2011 Disabled Police Officers of America Inc. $659,973 $110,927 $549,046 83.20% fundraising for disabled police officers
TOTALS $1,130,495 $608,727 $521,768 46%

Last updated 12/09/2014 © 2014 All Rights Reserved

America’s Worst Charities is the result of a yearlong collaboration between the Tampa Bay Times and the California-based Center for Investigative Reporting, the nation’s largest and longest serving nonprofit newsroom dedicated to watchdog journalism. CNN joined the partnership in March 2013.