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Questions raised about Children's Wish Foundation

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SANDY SPRINGS, Ga. -

The Children's Wish Foundation in Sandy Springs has collected money for wishes for more than 25 years.

From the beginning, the charity has faced criticism that very little of the cash raised actually goes to those once-in-a-lifetime wishes for seriously or terminally ill children.

So what happens to most of that money?

A FOX 5 I-Team investigation raises disturbing questions about just who this longtime Atlanta-based charity really helps the most.

Click the video above to watch the report from FOX 5 I-Team reporter Randy Travis.

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