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||Firefighters Charitable Foundation||7.0%||87.4%|
|2||The Association for Firefighters & Paramedics||5.3%||80.2%|
|3||Wishing Well Foundation USA||7.2%||79.5%|
|4||Children's Charity Fund, Inc.||6.7%||79.4%|
|5||California Police Youth Charities||13.5%||77.1%|
|6||Childhood Leukemia Foundation||23.6%||62.7%|
|7||Police Athletic League of New Jersey||28.7%||60.9%|
|8||Kids Wish Network||23.2%||57.4%|
|9||New England Paralyzed Veterans of America||35.7%||55.9%|
|10||Find the Children||33.8%||53.3%|
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