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United Way of Summit County earns third consecutive 4-star rating from Charity Navigator

Aug 02, 2016

United Way of Summit County has earned Charity Navigator’s coveted 4-star rating for demonstrating strong financial health and a commitment to accountability and transparency. This is Charity Navigator’s highest possible rating and indicates that United Way of Summit County adheres to sector best practices and executes its mission in a financially efficient way.

United Way of Summit County has earned the 4-star rating for the third consecutive year. Only 14 percent of organizations evaluated by Charity Navigator have received at least three consecutive 4-star evaluations, indicating that United Way of Summit County exceeds industry standards and outperforms most charities in America.

Said Charity Navigator in its ratings communication to United Way of Summit County, “This exceptional designation from Charity Navigator sets United Way of Summit County apart from its peers and demonstrates to the public its trustworthiness. The nonprofit sector is advancing and expanding. As our organizations evolve, so do the desires and interests of our supporters. Astute donors are yearning for greater accountability, transparency, and for concrete results from us. With more than 1.5 million American charities, Charity Navigator aims to accentuate the work of efficient and transparent organizations.”

United Way of Summit County's complete rating review is available at charitynavigator.org.

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