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These 10 charities are not living up to their missions. Each spends more than 50% of its budget paying for-profit fundraising professionals to solicit your hard-earned money. They are ranked by the percentage of their total functional expenses spent on professional fundraising fees. As a result, very little of the charity's spending is directed towards its programs and services.
|Rank||Charity||Program Expenses||Professional Fundraising Fees|
|1||Disabled Police Officers of America||6.9%||90.6%|
|2||Cancer Survivors' Fund||8.5%||88.3%|
|3||Firefighters Charitable Foundation||6.9%||87.4%|
|4||Wishing Well Foundation USA||4.7%||84.5%|
|5||Children's Charity Fund, Inc.||4.7%||79.4%|
|6||California Police Youth Charities||16.0%||79.3%|
|7||Readers Are Leaders Foundation||0.3%||58.0%|
|8||Find the Children||32.4%||57.7%|
|9||New England Paralyzed Veterans of America||36.5%||56.3%|
|10||Children's Leukemia Research Association||44.5%||52.2%|