Goodwill Omaha: AG Issues Scathing Report

Back in 2016, the Omaha World-Herald ran a devastating series of articles about Goodwill Omaha, the well-known 501(c)(3) that is one of Nebraska’s biggest charities. Perhaps the most damaging element in this expose was the compensation level of the group’s top executives: They were the highest paid of Goodwill organizations in the United States at the same time that the workers of the thrift shop giant were paid Read More

CA Issues Cease-and-Desist Orders to Out-of-State Charities

On March 12, 2018, Javier Becerra, the Attorney General of California, announced cease-and-desist actions against four charities from other states that had fraudulently - according to the government - solicited funds from California residents. The jurisdiction of this state’s top law-enforcement officer extends not only to California charities but also to 501(c)(3)s anywhere in the nation who ask for Read More