UWCA #1 in Most 4-Star Ratings

Charity Navigator has awarded United Way of Central Alabama the longest consecutive 4-star rating for demonstrating strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency. With more than 1.5 million American charities, Charity Navigator aims to honor the work of the most efficient organizations in the country. They provide donors with essential information to give them confidence in the charitable decisions they make, as well as in the nonprofit sector.

President and CEO of Charity Navigator, Michael Thatcher wrote, “United Way of Central Alabama has earned our 17th consecutive 4-star rating. This is our highest possible rating and indicates that your organization adheres to sector best practices and executes its mission in a financially efficient way.” The announcement goes on to say that less than 1% of charities evaluated by the organization have received at least 17 consecutive 4-star evaluations, indicating that UWCA surpasses most other charities in America.

United Way of Central Alabama currently ranks in the top placement of ratings with an overall score of 100% on the list of “10 Charities with the Most Consecutive 4-Star Ratings” on Charity Navigator’s website.

This consistently exceptional rating year after year is a resource that donors can depend on and have strong confidence in their contributions. The ratings show that money is being used most efficiently to help in as many areas possible to reach those in need.