Well I am sorry to say, after years of supporting this organization, I can no longer in good concise do so any longer. For over a month I have been trying to locate where are the donations that people, including myself, have made to help support this cause/walk at. I have $525.00 in donations that the association has received, these donations were made in support of my walk, yet these donations are no where to be found. I have called the local chapter and the national organization. The answer has been the same; someone will get back to you. No one is or has returned my calls or emails explaining where the money raised is at. I can't access a receipt, even though my donation has been processed. I have made numerous donations this year. My most recent was through a charitable account I have with Fidelity. I have reached out to Fidelity -they confirm the donation was received, yet it isn't showing anywhere - and asked them to withdraw my donation. They have reached out to the Alz association and have had no response. Certainly not surprised. What upsets me more is that during my efforts to try to determine where the money raised is at I uncovered the salaries of some of the executives on the board. The top 10 salaries of most highly compensated individuals within the organization range from $1,468,534 to $396,249. The top ten salaries total more than $7,000,000 in salaries. The largest expense for the Alzheimer's Association is compensation for employees $199 million which is an average of $87,000. 340 employees received over $100,000. I understand people need to get paid market value. However this is a non-profit organization the is funded by donations made by hard working people like you and I, most of whom make no where near what the people above are marking. I have supported this organizations walk for years and was always one of the top fundraisers for the local chapter and I GREATLY appreciate all the support I have received from so many of you. Now I feel kind of like a thief and I apologize. I would ask that people please SHARE THIS post, lets post and the link attached showing where my information is coming from
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