Despite Raising $18 Million, Madonna's Malawi Charity Implodes With School Unbuilt

Despite Raising $18 Million, Madonna's Malawi Charity Implodes With School Unbuilt

Madonna’s planned academy for girls in the African country of Malawi has been abandoned, despite the foundation behind it, “Raising Malawi,” raising a reported $18 million in donations since 2006 and spending $3.8 million on the school itself. Newsweek combed through the numbers and is asking why only $850,000 of that was paid out in Malawi and nearly $3 million was spent by the L.A. office of Kabbalah Centre International, one of the project’s partners. [More]