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10 Super-Sized Charities


This Top 10 list contains some heavy hitters in the nonprofit sector. Each of these charities had total expenses greater than $500 million in its most recent fiscal year. Their combined total expenses are approximately $10 billion. 

Rank Charity Total Expenses
1 American Red Cross $3,142,984,060
2 Feeding America $2,684,820,721
3 Americares $1,927,303,882
4 Dana-Farber Cancer Institute $1,528,239,259
5 City of Hope $1,483,872,167
6 Smithsonian Institution $1,374,738,856
7 ALSAC - St. Jude Children's Research Hospital $1,269,649,746
8 Direct Relief $1,008,907,873
9 World Vision $999,702,678
10 Catholic Relief Services $979,780,709

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