Canadian Top 100 Charity
The best way to tell a story about how well we do what we do is to let someone else tell the story. For the past thirteen years, Charity Intelligence Canada has been telling the stories of how your support has been helping Fresh Start be recognized as being among the leaders in fiscal responsibility, social impact and overall excellence in delivering mission focused work that helps house, treat and support people affected by addiction.
"Charity Intelligence’s Top Rated 100 Charities is a list of outstanding charities you can support with confidence this giving season. This list has the 100 charities with the highest point totals based on our rating methodology on 750 charities.
These Top Rated 100 Charities:
- are leaders in reporting to donors, a good sign of accountability
- are cost efficient with overhead spending averaging 20%, compared to an average of 26% for all charities we analyse
- need support - none have more than three years of funding reserves,
- are financially transparent
Fresh Start is the only agency on Charity Intelligence Canada's Top 100 List that is in the business of Addiction Recovery, it is one of the Top 10 Impact Charities in Canada (for the fifth consecutive year) on the list and is one of only three Charities that is rated "1" or High for impact of the Top 10."
You have exercised the power to create some amazing changes through your gifts. Consider continuing to create great change and be sure to tell your family and friends about the difference you are making and invite them to join you.
Fresh Start is grateful for the difference that you make.
Charity Intelligence Four Star Rating Criterion