America's worst charities

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

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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 $168,655 $126,184 $42,471 25.20% fundraising
2009 National Police Defense Foundation $285,595 $211,317 $74,278 26.01% fundraisin g
2010 National Police Defense Foundation $415,197 $322,271 $92,926 22.40% fundraising
TOTALS $869,447 $659,772 $209,675 24%

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.