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Posts tagged ‘Anna Lanzantella’

14
Dec

Where Does $100 to Kids Wish Network Go?

Kids Wish Network is a Florida-based non-profit 501 (c) (3) under fire for good reason:  Of the $14 million raised last year, less than $1.2 million went to grants for kids.  That’s 9%, or $9 out of every $100 in revenue raised. But, its worse than that. $1 million of the revenue raised were non-cash contributions and these non-cash contributions (toys, clothes, games, etc) were granted as wishes for kids, which means only $200,000 of the $13 million in cash raised in 2017 was spent on granting wishes for sick kids. Bottom line:  a little bit more than a dollar out of every $100 received in cash was used to grant wishes for sick kids. Shameful. Read more »