Tag Archives: gift in kind

For Indian charity soliciting around Seattle, the rest of the story


Scandal-plagued parent of Southwest Indian Relief Council spent more on fundraising and direct mail than good works. Continue reading

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Third candidate in Seattle for ‘America’s Stupidest Charities’


Community Charity Advancement, doing business as Breast Cancer Research and Support Fund, seeks a donation from critic who wrote it spent zip on good works. Continue reading

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Second candidate in Seattle for ‘America’s Stupidest Charities’


Cancer Support Services asks for a donation from a known critic. Continue reading

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New cancer charity trolling in Seattle spent zilch of collected cash on mission


Of every $100 sent to Cancer Support Fund, only 14 cents went to true charity Continue reading

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Seattle-area charity scores P.R. coup from lack of disclosure


Journal of Accountancy publishes article by World Vision official about gift-in-kind accounting without noting charity’s past GIK controversies. Continue reading

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Florida newspaper eats my Seattle dust


Tampa Bay Times describes financial inefficiency of Cancer Fund of America Continue reading

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Dubious charity playing in Seattle scores a dubious hat trick


Most of what the Breast Cancer Research and Support Fund raises in cash benefits only the fundraiser Continue reading

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Iffy charity soliciting in Seattle gets more iffy


Children’s Cancer Recovery Foundation to cut the amount of donated goods it claimed to receive Continue reading

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Really? Iffy charity says gift will benefit Seattle hospital


Children’s Cancer Recovery Foundation spends a whole lot more on fundraising and telemarketing Continue reading

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Another curious charity around Seattle


Eagle’s Nest Foundation makes big claim on website but small claim in tax returns Continue reading

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