GREENVILLE, S.C. – With their fierce loyalty to the community and their financial stability, Habitat for Humanity of Greenville County has once again received a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator.
Charity Navigator, using objective analysis, has been awarding fiscally responsible organizations since 2002. Along with financial responsibility, Charity Navigator gives organizations 4-star ratings based on metrics such as governance, ethical practices and measures of openness. 50 percent of a charities’ overall rating is based on Accountability & Transparency metrics that determine which charities operate in accordance with the best industry practices and whether or not they are open with their donors and stakeholders.
“Over the years, we have worked very hard to maintain good financial health and genuine trustworthiness to the Greenville community,” said Monroe Free, President and CEO of Habitat Greenville. “Our 4-star Charity Navigator rating shows donors we’re using their donations wisely to accomplish our mission of providing affordable homeownership to families in Greenville County.”
Only a quarter of the charities rated by Charity Navigator receive the distinction of an exceptional 4-star rating. With this publicized rating, donors can rest assured that their contributions to Habitat for Humanity of Greenville County are going to a financially responsible and ethical charity.
About Habitat for Humanity of Greenville County:
Habitat for Humanity of Greenville County opened its doors in 1985 to bring families, community partners and volunteers together to construct affordable, energy-efficient homes that help families build strength, stability and self-reliance. As of January 2018, Habitat Greenville has completed construction of 348 homes. Habitat Greenville received the 2017 Builder of the Year award from EarthCraft, and in recognition of financial health, accountability and transparency, maintains a 4-Star Charity status by Charity Navigator. Learn more at www.habitatgreenville.org.