Tag Archives: MDA

What’s the Macular Degeneration Association up to nowadays?

In 2008, I wrote about the Macular Degeneration Association (MDA), a questionable charity whose actual mission seemed to be more about lining the pockets of its founder and his cronies than about supporting macular degeneration research or people suffering with the disease. The charity doesn’t look any better now than it did then. Here’s an… Read More »

Fraudulent charity warning: Macular Degeneration Association / American Medical Research Organization

April 25, 2008 Bill McCollum Attorney General The Capital PL-01 Tallahassee, FL  32399-1050 E-mail: [email protected] Dear Mr. McCollum: I am writing to bring to your attention a fraudulent charity that is operating out of Florida and scamming well-meaning individuals. I received a solicitation yesterday for an organization calling itself “Macular Degeneration Association” and which identifies… Read More »