Ratings, Accreditations and Industry Standards

Charity Navigator Top 4-Star Rating

Charity Navigator, America's leading independent charity evaluator, gives CaringBridge its top 4-star rating year after year for sound fiscal management and commitment to accountability and transparency. According to Charity Navigator, only 3 percent of the charities they rate have received at least six consecutive 4-star evaluations, indicating that CaringBridge consistently executes its mission in a fiscally responsible way, and outperforms most other charities in America.

Better Business Bureau

CaringBridge is an accredited Better Business Bureau (BBB) charity. A BBB accredited charity is an organization that meets all 20 of the BBB Standards for Charity Accountability based on a review of information and materials provided by the organization.

Charities Review Council

CaringBridge meets all standards of the Charities Review Council. The Council's Accountability Standards consist of 27 standards, which address charity performance in four critical areas: public disclosure, governance, financial activity and fundraising. Adherence to the Council's Accountability Standards is an indication that a charity has taken steps to align its policies and procedures with commonly accepted accountability standards.

TRUSTe certified privacy

TRUSTe helps people click with confidence by guiding them to trustworthy websites. Displaying the TRUSTe seal on the CaringBridge website shows that this website complies with the highest standards for protecting your personal information.