Archives: Dana Liebelson

Post-Tragedy Donations: How the Money’s Spent

In the wake of the shooting in Newtown, Connecticut, charities raised nearly $15 million to benefit the victims and their families. But now officials are asking how the money is being spent, and why none has been distributed yet. This hour we’ll examine the journey of a donation, and learn why helping those in need can take so long.

Post-Tragedy Donations: How the Money’s Spent

In the wake of the shooting in Newtown, Connecticut, charities raised nearly $15 million to benefit the victims and their families. But now officials are asking how the money is being spent, and why none has been distributed yet. This hour we’ll examine the journey of a donation, and learn why helping those in need can take so long.