St. Louis Public Radio News
4:15 pm
Tue December 24, 2002

Charity Fraud During the Holidays

St. Louis, MO –

Charities such as the Salvation Army and the United Way are wrapping up their holiday fundraising campaigns.

But as such legitimate organizations step up their efforts, so too do con artists seeking to defraud the public.

As KWMU's Kevin Lavery reports, the business and legal communities in Missouri are sounding a warning about charity fraud.