Jamala Rogers with Advocates for Youth says they don’t want organizations getting the money to waste it on administrative costs, when it’s supposed to go toward job training, employment opportunities and education.
The unlicensed owners did not live at the property – which had no running water – and they provided little to no veterinary care for the animals.
The Salvation Army is still hoping for an extra surge in donations, after a year of empty kettles.
The Ferguson Municipal Public Library has received more than $350,000 in donations and gifts of books that will keep the library cataloger busy for some time.
Kizzie Davis and her husband opened the doors to their business the day before the Michael Brown shooting, and have stayed open since.
A former western Missouri mayor who admitted setting up a phony charity is going to prison for using $35,000 in donations for his own expenses.
About 13,000 donors logged onto the website from midnight to midnight Tuesday, according to event co-organizer Amelia Bond.
Grace’s Place will have to close their doors if they can’t raise $10,000.
13th annual drive hopes to bring in 15,000 donated coats.
The hashtag — #STL4OKC — is the name of the local effort underway to collect supplies for tornado victims in Moore, Oklahoma.