Mon, 21 December 2015
According to Charity Navigator, a non-profit working to make charities more transparent and accountable, Americans gave more than 350-billion dollars to charitable causes in 2014. Seventy-five percent of those donations came from individuals. KSFR’s Mary Lou Cooper spoke with Kendall Taggart, co-author of “America’s Worst Charities” to learn more about the good and bad of charitable giving in the U.S. Kendall is now an investigative reporter at BuzzFeed. When she researched charities, she reported for The Center for Investigative Reporting.