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10 Charities Overpaying their For-Profit Fundraisers

These 10 charities spend 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 and Sheriff's Foundation 4.7% 90.3%
2 Cancer Survivors' Fund 8.5% 88.1%
3 The Committee for Missing Children 5.7% 86.0%
4 Firefighters Charitable Foundation 8.4% 83.8%
5 Autism Spectrum Disorder Foundation 18.5% 77.2%
6 HonorBound Foundation 20.3% 67.0%
7 Kids Wish Network 17.1% 62.5%
8 Law Enforcement Education Program 8.2% 51.9%
9 Find the Children 24.4% 48.9%
10 Veterans Support Foundation 18.9% 48.8%

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