Jackie Chan denies charity fraud allegations

28 December 2012 / 3 years 9 months ago

Source: SinaJackie Chan has denied that his charity is involved in fraud.Chinese columnist Zhou Xiaoyun wrote that the action star's Jackie Chan Charitable Foundation Beijing has partaken in the misuse of funds.Zhou wrote that a different organization, China Charities Aid Foundation for Children, transferred 18 million yuan to Chan's charity.Zhou claimed that the funds were transferred so that staff members of Chan's charity could benefit from a 10-percent management fee.On his microblog, Chan says that his foundation does not charge any management fees and that he pays for all operating costs.Chan has called for concrete proof to back up these allegations that may stop people donating to charities for reasons that are false.China Charities Aid Foundation for Children has also denied laundering funds.

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