HARRY CHAPIN FOOD BANK EARNS FOUR STARS

Gold star

The Harry Chapin Food Bank of Southwest Florida has earned a four-star rating from Charity Navigator, the nation’s leading nonprofit watchdog organization, for the 10th consecutive year.

This is Charity Navigator’s highest possible rating. It indicates that the organization adheres to sector best practices and executes its mission in a financially efficient way.

Only 2 percent of the charities evaluated by Charity Navigator have received at least 10 consecutive four-star ratings. The Harry Chapin Food Bank’s overall rating is 92.92 out of 100, including a perfect 100 out of 100 in the category for accountability and transparency.

The detailed rating can be seen at www.charitynavigator.org.