I submitted questions to their ombudsman asking why they have these three off-shore accounts and here are excerpts from the initial response. Hope to receive a substantive reply to my query. From NPR:
"This message was sent to email@example.com in reference to Case #489654.
NPR | Dec 15, 2016 04:20PM EST
"Dear Michael, Thank you for contacting the Office of the Ombudsman at NPR. This is an automated response . . .
"Due to the high volume of emails, we cannot respond to every inquiry. However, every message is read by Ombudsman Elizabeth Jensen or her staff . . .
"We often quote audience letters on the Ombudsman blog . . . We encourage you to join the conversation about those posts on Facebook and Twitter . . .