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10 Charities Overpaying their For-Profit Fundraisers


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 6.5% 90.9%
2 Cancer Survivors' Fund 8.5% 88.3%
3 Firefighters Charitable Foundation 7.1% 87.6%
4 National Vietnam Veterans Foundation 8.1% 86.9%
5 Wishing Well Foundation USA 4.7% 84.5%
6 Shiloh International Ministries 4.2% 83.2%
7 California Police Youth Charities 16.0% 79.3%
8 Disabled Police Officers Counseling Center 18.6% 74.1%
9 Children's Charity Fund, Inc. 9.1% 73.9%
10 Find the Children 32.4% 57.7%

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