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- If the charity fails to send you any one of the three documents described above, take a pass.
- People who give to charity feel good about what they have just done. However, how would you feel if you found out that your hard-earned dollars actually helped pay for a Caribbean cruise for the head of the fundraising agency and only a tiny percentage of your gift went to the cause that was promised?
- My guess is that 25 percent or more of pure-play direct mail, Internet and telemarketing-based nonprofits should be shut down for reasons ranging from inefficiency to fraud.
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