It must be even worse over there than I thought…
The Forgotten 9/11 Memorials
“Three charities still have to raise millions to finish monuments to the nearly 3,000 who perished on 9/11, but they are in a race against time, apathy, and one another.
Six years after the attacks of September 11, the memorials at the World Trade Center, the Pentagon, and Shanksville, Pennsylvania, are far from being fully funded. And with the passing of each anniversary, new worthy causes appear in the headlines, intensifying the competition for dollars. Corporate giving as a whole was down 10.5 percent last year; businesses may be getting pickier about their donating…PricewaterhouseCoopers (C.E.O. Samuel DiPiazza is on the foundation’s board) hasn’t ponied up and declines to comment.”