"It is unfortunate that one of your readers was misinformed about World Vision's use of donor funds ('Perk up, I say !' Mar. 2011, p. 5)". "We are well aware of false information that has been circulating regarding the salary and benefits of our president and chief executive officer". "World Vision's annual report is audited by a private accounting firm and carries the seal of approval of the Canadian Council of Christian Charities and the Better Business Bureau". "Last year, we raised more than $400 million in revenue and 81.1 per cent of this went toward programs that help fund children and communities in need".