Evaluation Cites Fiscal Soundness, Sustainability of Programs
DALLAS - August 19, 2008 - Susan G. Komen for the Cure®, the global leader in the breast cancer movement, has received Charity Navigator's highest rating - four stars - for the second year in a row.
This most recent four-star rating from the nation's largest and most relied-upon evaluator of charities assures thousands of potential donors that Susan G. Komen for the Cure continues to excel in managing its finances and their donations.
"Applause and thanks go to our Affiliates, our volunteers and our staff, who are responsible for continued strong revenue growth and wise program expenditures toward our mission to end breast cancer forever," said Susan G. Komen for the Cure President and CEO, Hala Moddelmog.
Komen for the Cure, which raised more than $275 million in revenue for the fiscal year ending March 1, 2007, this year, received a 63.34 rating from Charity Navigator, exceeding last year's 63.25 rating.
Charity Navigator helps donors make donation decisions by closely examining the finances of more than 5,000 charities annually. The ratings show potential donors how efficiently Charity Navigator believes a charity will use donor support right now, and how the organization is positioned to continue providing programs and services in the future.
View the details about Susan G. Komen for the Cure's rating.