USA FOR UNHCR Earns Accreditation From BBB Wise Giving Alliance

July 13, 2017

Recognition Highlights Excellence in Leadership, Finances and Mission-Driven Work

By meeting key standards of board oversight, finances, results reporting and fundraising appeals, USA for UNHCR has earned accreditation from the BBB Wise Giving Alliance. This accreditation signifies that USA for UNHCR has demonstrated its commitment to giving donors and funders meaningful data to evaluate USA for UNHCR.

“This recognition confirms USA for UNHCR’s pledge to uphold the highest standards of transparency for our performance,” says Anne-Marie Grey, Executive Director and CEO of USA for UNHCR. “We are grateful for the opportunity to celebrate this accomplishment with our community of donors and supporters who provide hope and solutions for refugees around the world.”

The BBB Wise Giving Alliance (BBB WGA) is the nation’s only comprehensive charity evaluator, assisting donors in making sound giving decisions. BBB WGA’s broad standards go beyond what the law requires and dive deeper than other charity monitoring organizations. Each BBB WGA charity report process involves a rigorous review using 20 holistic BBB Charity Standards, interaction with charity officials about corrective actions needed to address deficiencies and quality control measures to assure report accuracy. Thousands of charities have reports available to the public at Give.org.

“The public can be assured that every charity evaluation is completed with careful, objective analysis of charity information,” says Art Taylor, president and CEO of the BBB Wise Giving Alliance. “By achieving accreditation, USA for UNHCR has earned public trust having demonstrated its commitment to sound governance, transparency and achieving its mission.”

To view USA for UNHCR’s BBB Wise Giving Alliance report page, click here.