Tag: Red Cross
Sarah Smith: After Mississippi Flooding, Red Cross Stumbles AgainMay 2016
The director of Mississippi’s Emergency Management Agency called the Red Cross’ disaster response “marginal at best.”
Jesse Eisinger and Justin Elliott: Senator Demands Answers on Red Cross’ FinancesJanuary 2015
Prompted by an investigation by ProPublica and NPR, Senator Charles Grassley asks the charity to explain how it has used donations from the public.
Jesse Eisinger and Justin Elliott: Occupy Wall Street, the Red Cross and Hurricane SandyDecember 2014
Red Cross officials had no concerns about Occupy Sandy's effectiveness.
Jessie Eisinger and Justin Elliott: The Red Cross CEO Has Been Serially Misleading About Where Donors’ Dollars Are GoingDecember 2014
The American Red Cross fudges the numbers.
Justin Elliott: Crisis of Trust at the Red CrossNovember 2014
A survey shows the Red Cross’ own employees doubt the charity’s ethics.
Justin Elliott: N.Y. Attorney General Pressed Red Cross on Post-Sandy Spending, Then RetreatedMay 2014
The Red Cross volunteers help, but not its financial reports.
Justin Elliott and Jesse Eisinger: Long After Sandy, Red Cross Post-Storm Spending Still a Black BoxApril 2014
Donors gave $312 million after the storm, but it’s not clear how exactly the money was spent.