Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Evaluating Charities Not Currently Rated by Charity Navigator: Part 3

3. Investigate the charity's results 

Use our recommended list of questions to learn about a charity's accomplishments, goals and challenges by reviewing its website and/or talking with staff. They should be able to tell you about the quality and depth of their results as well as their capacity to continue to get these results, not just the number of activities or people served. This is critical step, after all, the charity's ability to bring about long lasting and meaningful change in the lives of people and communities should be the key reason for your financial investment.

See our prior blog posts to read Part 1 and Part 2 of this series. More giving tips are available on our website.  

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