America's worst charities

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

The solicitorsPC's Unlimited


Known state disciplinary actions

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States bringing actions Number of known actions Outcomes Total fines
Mississippi 1 Fine/penalties $5,000

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 Shiloh International Ministries $53,339 $44,005 $9,334 17.50% phone sol
2009 Shiloh International Ministries $20,651 $17,037 $3,614 17.50% phone sol
2010 Children's Charity Fund $561,415 $453,882 $107,533 19.20% telemarketing
2010 Firefighters Burn Fund $79,311 $62,675 $16,636 21.00% telemarketing
2010 Shiloh International Ministries $47,154 $38,823 $8,331 17.67% phone sol
2011 Firefighters Burn Fund $217,793 $174,296 $43,497 20.00% telemarketing
TOTALS $979,663 $790,718 $188,945 19%

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.