Buddy Dyer

Charities for Orlando victims have raised $15 million, but many lack direction and accountability

Charities for Orlando victims have raised $15 million, but many lack direction and accountability

In the two weeks since the massacre at Pulse nightclub, more than $15 million in donations have poured into nearly 450 charitable campaigns related to the tragedy, many of them individual efforts that have been hastily created and with little to no accountability.

Even the largest fund — OneOrlando, established by the city of Orlando and now run by Orlando Magic Chief Executive Alex Martins — has not yet appointed a board of directors, nor has it begun to figure out how the money will be...

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