5 worst charities

A year-long investigation by the<a href='http://www.tampabay.com/topics/specials/worst-charities.page' target='_blank'> Tampa Bay Times</a> and the <a href='http://cironline.org/americasworstcharities' target='_blank'>Center for Investigative Reporting</a> ranks these U.S. charities as the five worst, based on money blown on soliciting costs, according to the latest 10 years of available tax filings. Click through the gallery for more details.

A year-long investigation by the Tampa Bay Times and the Center for Investigative Reporting ranks these U.S. charities as the five worst, based on money blown on soliciting costs, according to the latest 10 years of available tax filings. Click through the gallery for more details.