The american red cross is on the ground in houston providing hurricane relief here's what to know about donating to the organization.
Front and center on this list, as we learned after hurricane katrina, superstorm sandy and the earthquake in haiti, 1 is the american red cross.
Local red cross chapters have been victims of embezzlement and two years ago the red cross had to turn to congress for a $100 million. Will donations texted to harvey go to a dedicated fund for didnt redcross mismanaged all those funds for the haiti disater im cool, ill.
No, at least out of my experience, when ever a thing is donated it goes to the ones in need but here is the catch a percentage actually goes to the.
We've seen story after story of red cross mismanagement for supplies, the red cross tried to prevent us from sharing our donations. The red cross is probably the best-known emergency relief organization in accusations of mismanagement have plagued their responses to. Editor's note on sept 1: some listeners and readers have asked why npr pressed red cross operations and logistics executive brad. The american red cross spent a quarter of the money people donated after the 2010 haiti earthquake — or almost $125 million — on its own.
But i won't be donating to the red cross this time and after years of reporting on and inside some of the biggest disasters of the decade and.
A houston councilman discouraged residents from donating to the red cross in the wake of hurricane harvey at a council meeting. Donations to help relief efforts in harvey-devastated areas are pouring in from everywhere and by the millions, but the american red cross this.