Consultants Paid To Lure Stars, Showcase CEO to Help Raise Funds
By Jacqueline L. Salmon and Gilbert M. Gaul
Washington Post Staff Writers
Monday, February 27, 2006; Page A08
The American Red Cross paid consultants more than $500,000 in the past three years to pitch its name in Hollywood, recruit stars for its 'Celebrity Cabinet' and brand its chief executive as the face of the Red Cross -- just a year before ousting her, according to documents obtained by The Washington Post."