America's worst charities

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

The solicitorsNew Liberty Promotions

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 Police Defense Foundation $97,635 $77,551 $20,084 20.60% fundraising
2009 Association for Firefighters and Paramedics $99,890 $89,901 $9,989 10.00% fundraising
TOTALS $197,525 $167,452 $30,073 15%

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.