Compassion Int'l Receives 4-Star Rating For 9th Consecutive Year
July 19, 2010 at 7:15 AM (PT)
Christian child development organization COMPASSION INTERNATIONAL has been awarded the highest rating (four stars) from CHARITY NAVIGATOR for the ninth consecutive year. COMPASSION is in the one percent of charities that CHARITY NAVIGATOR rates that has received this honor year after year.
COMPASSION President Dr. WESS STAFFORD said: "As both private citizens and government officials pay closer attention to where their hard-earned dollars go, it becomes increasingly important that the organizations they give to manage their funds carefully and with integrity. COMPASSION's commitment to both the children we serve and the sponsors and donors who trust us with their hard-earned money is that we will always employ our cornerstone practice of financial stewardship. We are honored to again receive this significant recognition."
COMPASSION works through local churches to release children from poverty in 26 of the world's poorest countries. As the world's largest one-to-one child development and sponsorship organization serving more than one million children worldwide, COMPASSION takes an individualized, holistic approach to meet the personal needs of each child. The organization works with over 500 multi-format radio stations and has worked on various projects with Country artists such as BLAINE LARSEN, BIG KENNY, BRYAN WHITE, TRAILER CHOIR, CARTER’S CHORD and more.