Nageswara M.

Contributor Level

Total Points

1 Review by Nageswara


A total of 230000 people died in 2010 earthquake. I remember contributing twice to Red Cross that year which collected $500 million in donations. Red Cross claimed it built 130000 houses in Haiti. I know that it pays its president very well. When Elizabeth Dole was president in 90s she was paid close to $2.5 million. The much maligned NPR investigate Red Cross 2010 Haiti effort. It found that Red Cross built 6 houses in Haiti. If they walked across the street and told a resident that they be better of hammering something hanging loose, they recorded it as building a house. Red Cross is very secretive. It refused to open its books to Congress. Their administrative costs are 25 percent. When they collect a lot of money, they give money to other charities which take another 25% cut, the end receiver getting 30% of total. I give ~$250 +|- $50 every year to it. Not anymore. I used to give wounded warrior before a similar scam was unearthed.

Nageswara Has Earned 2 Votes

Nageswara M.'s review of American Red Cross earned 2 Very Helpful votes

Nageswara hasn’t received any thanks yous.

Nageswara doesn’t have any fans yet.

Nageswara isn’t following anybody yet.


Similar Reviewers on Sitejabber


Working for the Red Cross I thought was going to be exciting but they rejected me. They wanted me...


I've been I've been American Red Cross donor for 20 years my name is Tom Haber I live in Smyrna...