This site archives evidence of Kars4Kids unethical and immoral business practices... and will present NEW evidence of how its millions are being spent.

Sunday, September 30, 2012

TimesReporter in Ohio Shows Kars4Kids Under Investigation

Anna Lee Brendza, The Times-Reporter’s consumer columnist, is looking into the Kars4Kids scam. If you have information or complaints, contact her by writing Hot Line, The Times-Reporter, Box 667, New Philadelphia 44663 or emailing trhotline1@gmail.com.

Kars4Kids Offer of a Vacation Exposed

Kars4Kids promises donors a free vacation with their donation. But the internet is filled with complaints that all the donor received was a "vacation voucher"--a slip of paper entitling them, at the end of the day, to frustration...but no vacation. Click here to read about this scam.

Saturday, September 29, 2012

Kars4Kids (aka Oorah) Swindles Hispanic Workers Out of Pay

As reported by The Asbury Park Press, more than 30 workers and others affiliated with a workers' advocacy group were forced to protest outside the gates of Oorah (aka Kars4Kids) in Lakewood, NJ. The workers said they were part of construction and janitorial crews that helped build and clean BoyZone, a Jewish boys' camp in the northwestern Catskills Mountains of Upstate New York. The camp is owned by Oorah (Kars4Kids). The workers said they worked there for about five months.

Andrew Cuomo Subpoenas Kars4Kids; Says "Charity" Takes New Yorkers for a Ride

Good-hearted New Yorkers who donate their used cars to charity may be being taken for a ride, Attorney General Andrew Cuomo said Tuesday.
Announcing a sweeping probe of hanky-panky in the vehicle-donation business, Cuomo said some charities appear to be pocketing the proceeds from car sales instead of helping the needy.

Read more here

Friday, September 28, 2012

The Whole Truth About Eli Mintz's Kars4Kids "Charity"

Here's the tip of the iceberg (click on the links to read more):

"Kars4Kids steers donors in the wrong direction" - Consumer reporter and AOL columnist Mitch Lipka looks at some of the slight-of-hand that Kars4Kids is playing and discusses where the millions they collect supposedly goes... and doesn't go.

Pennsylvania Attorney General says Kars4Kids misleads doners.

Charitywatch.org looks at how Kars4Kids is fooling people.