America's worst charities

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

The solicitorsCaring People Enterprises

Known state disciplinary actions

Check out the details in our disciplinary actions database

States bringing actions Number of known actions Outcomes Total fines
New York 1 Lawsuit 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
2008 Vietnow National Headquarters $24,652 $19,722 $4,930 20.00% telemarketing
2009 Defeat Diabetes Foundation $48,233 $40,776 $7,457 15.50% telemarketing
TOTALS $72,885 $60,498 $12,387 17%

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.