WAMC New York News
4:03 pm
Tue November 1, 2005

Donor fatigue worries local charities

Springfield, MA – Tsunami and Hurricane Katrina relief efforts in upstate New York and New England have yielded several million dollars in contributions this year. But the level of giving has some charitable organizations in the Pioneer Valley of western Massachusetts wondering if their own fund-raising efforts might be hampered because of what they call "donor fatigue"

W-A-M-C's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Jessica Bloustein surveyed some local charities: