15 Mar '11, 3am

How you can help Japan - Yahoo!

Pardon me for my ignorance. Everytime some kinds of disasters happened, there will be a lot of organisations which will collect funds in the name of donations. I wonder what is the percentage of funds collected being actually spent to help the disaster areas vs the percentage of funds being spent in the administration. Will there be any an audit reports to show to the donars how their funds are being utilised and is there any regulatory bodies to govern over inappropriate usage of funds?

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