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2014-07-10 08:30:23

"Feeding America's supporters should feel much more confident that their hard-earned dollars are being used efficiently and responsibly," says Charity Navigator CEO CHICAGO, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Feeding America, the nation's largest domestic hunger-relief organization, today announced that for the third consecutive year it has earned a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator. The ratings service pointed to Feeding America's sound fiscal management practices and...

2014-06-04 20:21:59

National Charity Evaluator Recognizes Vitamin Angels as an Exceptional Nonprofit SANTA BARBARA, Calif., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Vitamin Angels - a non-profit 501(c)3 organization that distributes vitamins and minerals to children and mothers in need - has received its 7(th) 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, a national charity evaluator, for sound fiscal management and commitment to accountability and transparency. This places Vitamin Angels in an elite category...

2014-05-14 08:30:31

9th Consecutive Four-Star Rating; 4th Under New Rating System NEW YORK, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF) announced today that it has received its 9(th) consecutive 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, the largest independent charity evaluator in the United States. This is also EJAF's fourth such rating in as many years under Charity Navigator's new, enhanced metrics. "Receiving four out of four stars indicates that our Foundation...

2014-04-10 23:22:50

Nonprofit organization receives sixth consecutive four-star rating. Lexington, MA (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 The FSH Society, the Massachusetts-based charitable foundation that has transformed the science of a little-known disease, facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy (FSHD), today announced it has received its sixth consecutive Charity Navigator four-star rating. Scoring 68.40 out of a possible 70 points in its evaluation, the FSH Society is currently listed as one of “10 Charities Worth...

2014-03-31 23:32:33

Nonprofit Supports Combat-wounded, Their Families, and Families of the Fallen Durham, NC (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 Hope For The Warriors® is pleased to announce Mike Waters, founder and owner of The Benefit Planning Group, Inc., as the latest addition to their Advisory Council. Waters is a retired Marine and longtime supporter of Hope For The Warriors® programming and events. Hope For The Warriors® is a national nonprofit organization that assists post-9/11 service members,...

2014-01-14 23:01:57

The AKC Canine Health Foundation has earned a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator, indicating that CHF adheres to sound governance, while consistently executing its mission in a fiscally responsible way. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) January 14, 2014 The AKC Canine Health Foundation is pleased to announce it has earned a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator. Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator, bases their...

2013-10-20 23:03:32

New GreatNonprofits.org Award is Based on Positive Online Reviews ANNANDALE, VA (PRWEB) October 20, 2013 Hope For The Warriors® announced today that it has been honored with a prestigious 2013 Top-Rated Award by GreatNonprofits, the leading provider of user reviews about nonprofit organizations. Hope For The Warriors® is a national nonprofit organization that assists post-9/11 service members, their families, and families of the fallen who have sustained physical and...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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