On February 1, Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County (BGCBC) was awarded the coveted 4-star rating from Charity Navigator for demonstrating strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency. Charity Navigator is America's premier independent charity evaluator. They help charitable givers make intelligent giving decisions by providing in-depth, objective ratings and analysis of the financial health and accountability & transparency of America's largest charities. Charity Navigator awarded BGCBC four out of a possible four stars. Receiving four out of a possible four stars indicates that BGCBC adheres to good governance and other best practices that minimize the chance of unethical activities and consistently executes its mission in a fiscally responsible way.
“BGCBC has earned a four-star rating for 8 consecutive years, making it the highest possible rating and indicates that we as an organization adhere to sector best practices,” commented Brian Quail, President & CEO, BGCBC. BGCBC has exceeded industry standards and outperforms most charities in our field of work. Only 4% of the charities evaluated have received at least 8 consecutive 4-star evaluations, indicating that BGCBC outperforms most other charities in America.