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Khloe Kardashian

Lamar Odom Is NOT

a Charity Scam Artist!!

4/3/2013 6:50 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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Khloe Kardashian is finally coming to her husband's defense -- claiming Lamar Odom is not the shady charity scammer he was made out to be in an ESPN report.

Mrs. Odom lashed out in a statement posted on her website ... saying, "It is unfortunate that my husband has been the target of an attack on athletes’ charities, although he has personally contributed approximately $2.2 million to his foundation, Cathy’s Kids, to fulfill its charitable purposes that include helping underprivileged inner-city youth."

Khloe is clearly going after an "Outside the Lines" report that said there was NO evidence that any of the $2.2 million raised by the charity went towards cancer research, as the mission statement for the charity said it would. Instead, the report says a majority of the cash went towards two "elite" youth basketball teams.

During the "OTL" report, Lamar bizarrely explained, "It's my money" ... and now Khloe is trying to clear up Odom's comment ... saying her husband personally contributed "more than 90% of the money raised by the foundation."

She adds, "All of the funds donated by Lamar and the other contributions to Cathy’s Kids were used for one of the foundation’s intended charitable purposes. Not one penny went to help Lamar personally or any member of his family. No charitable funds were misused, and the IRS has repeatedly given Cathy’s Kids a clean bill of health, confirming that there were no improprieties."

"Cathy’s Kids was formed with several purposes in mind, including benefitting underprivileged youth and cancer research. A decision was ultimately made that the charity should focus on one of those purposes -- to help enrich the lives of underprivileged inner-city youth."

"It accomplished that goal. Cathy’s Kids helped fund multiple AAU basketball teams providing underprivileged youth with opportunities enriching their lives, providing financial support for coaching and travel to tournaments, helping inner-city youth on a path toward success and leading many participants to go on to college.”

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Dom The Mover    

"I am not a crook" Richard Nixon

567 days ago


All I hear is Nom, Nom, Nom.

567 days ago


ALL lies, with no numbers and actual proof to back it up. Sorry, honey.
Do you think ESPN would go public with something they couldn't prove?

567 days ago


If ANY of you people are STUPID ENOUGH to be giving ONE DIME of your hard earned money to ANYTHING with the Kardashian name or associated with it, YOU DESERVE TO BE SCAMMED, just that simple. STOP BEING IDIOTS, look at how ALL THESE PEOPLE LIVE, how do you think THEY DO IT?

567 days ago


Kardashians scammers, eh? Who'd a thunk it?

567 days ago


B. S. and he learned it from the karASSian

567 days ago


Who cares nasty couple

567 days ago



567 days ago


They need to seize there banks accounts until all the money is found, as well as all charities that cannot account for all monies, if they cannot account for all the money throw those celebrity's in jail.

567 days ago


At best, the foundation is misleading those who think they are donating to breast cancer research. If Lamar wanted to change the mission of the charity, he should have just started another foundation for a children's basketball charity. I don't think Lamar took any of the money for himself, I just think it's misleading.

567 days ago


This from a woman who last week was smelling her sister's private parts???????????

567 days ago


This family is as dirty as they come! Sorry Lamar, you sleep with the dogs, you get fleas! Khloe's puppet master (kris) is just putting spin control on this. Anything associated with Kardashian is trash!

567 days ago


This family is as dirty as they come! Sorry Lamar, you sleep with the dogs, you get fleas! Khloe's puppet master (kris) is just putting spin control on this. Anything associated with Kardashian is trash! They lie, steal and can't dress a fake baby bump (even with all their money)

567 days ago

Harold Brown    

The ESPN report states that NO money was going to cancer research as stated that it would in the charity's mission statement. That's the fact and the bitch admitted such by saying charity donations went to a basketball league instead. Scam artists indeed. I posted the following on Khole's web site blog:

"So, the purpose of Cathy’s Kids is for the benefit of underprivileged youth and cancer research? As a cancer survivor, I am appalled that you and Lamar would choose basketball over cancer victims. Instead of sitting in the stands watching kids playing basketball, spend some time in the hospitals or doctor’s offices watching cancer patients having chemotherapy or radiation treatments. Then tell me which group actually deserves actual charitable contributions. Your choice absolutely disgusts me. Now let the Kardashian minions kiss your butts. I’m done with you."

Maybe others should take to her blog and express their feelings.

What a pathetic family!

567 days ago


Anything remotely associated or has interacted with a Kardashian--including any used cutlery and the anyone who has ever inhaled air while in an immediate 30-ft radius--is inherently demonic. Hence, he's guilty by Kardashi-ation.

567 days ago
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