Our Criteria

GG Rewards is GlobalGiving’s system for measuring and rewarding nonprofit effectiveness. The most successful businesses and nonprofits Listen, Act, Learn. Repeat. They listen to the people they intend to help. They act on what they heard, trying out new ideas and making feedback a part of every project. They learn from their actions, and they continually repeat the process. GlobalGiving partners who Listen, Act, Learn. Repeat. can earn Effectiveness Points through GG Rewards. With every point they earn, they’re more likely to gain recognition and funding on GlobalGiving. And their impact in their community gets stronger and stronger.

GlobalGiving’s Top 10 List features 10 nonprofits with the highest quantity of Effectiveness Points. The List also includes five Honorable Mentions selected by GlobalGiving staff. The winner received a $1,000 grant from GlobalGiving, and the other nine and the Honorable Mentions each received $500.

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