America's worst charities

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

The solicitorsMidwest Publishing

Also doing business as: MPI

Address: 10844 N 23Rd Ave, Phoenix AZ


Known state disciplinary actions

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States bringing actions Number of known actions Outcomes Total fines
Colorado 1 Suspension 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 National Narcotic Officers Associations Coalition $733,537 $610,782 $122,755 16.73% publishing and fundraising
2008 Firefighters Charitable Foundation $827,348 $707,364 $119,984 14.50% fundraising
2009 Woman To Woman Breast Cancer Foundation $1,225,815 $1,144,876 $80,939 6.60% prof f/r
2009 Breast Cancer Relief Foundation $1,979,577 $1,371,369 $608,208 30.72% telemarketing
2009 Operation Lookout National Center for Missing Youth $467,384 $396,670 $70,714 15.10% fundraising & call to action
2009 National Narcotic Officers Associations Coalition $590,287 $459,357 $130,930 22.20% fundraising
2010 Firefighters Charitable Foundation $841,291 $732,001 $109,290 12.99% fundraising
2010 Operation Lookout National Center for Missing Youth $464,634 $402,177 $62,457 13.44% fundraising & call to action
2010 Caring for Our Children Foundation $666,286 $421,054 $245,232 36.81% fr
2010 Woman To Woman Breast Cancer Foundation $1,532,570 $1,379,084 $153,486 10.00% prof f/r
2010 National Narcotic Officers Associations Coalition $403,862 $306,081 $97,781 24.20% fundraising
2010 Committee For Missing Children $289,284 $250,231 $39,053 13.50% telephone solicitation
2011 Operation Lookout National Center for Missing Youth $274,119 $232,430 $41,689 15.20% fundraising and call to action
2011 National Narcotic Officers Associations Coalition $297,837 $261,357 $36,480 12.20% fundraising
2011 Firefighters Charitable Foundation $794,625 $695,372 $99,253 12.50% fundraising
TOTALS $11,388,456 $9,370,205 $2,018,251 17%

Last updated 07/17/2014 © 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.