Only 4.55% (149) of the charities rated by Charity Navigator have attained 6 or more consecutive 4 star ratings

SPRINGFIELD, Va. (Dec. 5, 2016)Hope For The Warriors’® strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency have earned the national military nonprofit a four-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator. This is the sixth consecutive year that Hope For The Warriors has earned this top distinction which only 4.55% of charities rated have achieved.

Since 2002, Charity Navigator has evaluated the fiscal responsibility and accountability of nonprofits, only awarding the most fiscally responsible organizations a four-star rating.

“Hope For The Warriors’ exceptional four-star rating sets it apart from its peers and demonstrates its trustworthiness to the public,” said Michael Thatcher, president and CEO of Charity Navigator. “Only a quarter of charities rated by Charity Navigator receive the distinction of our four-star rating. Based on its four-star rating, people can trust that their donations are going to a financially-responsible and ethical charity when they decide to support Hope For The Warriors.”

Celebrating 10 years of service, Hope For The Warriors is dedicated to restoring a sense of self, family and hope for veterans, service members and military families. Since its inception, Hope For The Warriors has served approximately 10,000 service members, veterans and military families through a variety of support programs focused on transition, health and wellness, peer engagement and connections to community resources

“This is an incredible honor and testament to our continued, meticulous fiscal responsibility and accountability,” said Robin Kelleher, co-founder, president and CEO of Hope For The Warriors. “This rating lets our donors know their support for Hope For The Warriors is a trusted investment in the future of our veterans, service members and military families.”

For more information on Hope For The Warriors’ Charity Navigator rating, visit charitynavigator.org.

For more information on Hope For The Warriors, visit hopeforthewarriors.org, Facebook or Twitter.

About Hope For The Warriors : 

Founded in 2006, Hope For The Warriors is a national nonprofit dedicated to restoring a sense of self, family and hope for post 9/11 veterans, service members and military families. Since its inception, Hope For The Warriors has served approximately 10,000 through a variety of support programs focused on transition, health and wellness, peer engagement and connections to community resources. The nonprofit’s first program, A Warrior’s Wish, has granted 157 wishes to fulfill a desire for a better quality of life or support a quest for gratifying endeavors. In addition, Run For The Warriors has captured the hearts of more than 22,000 since 2010. For more information, visit http://www.hopeforthewarriors.org/, Facebook or Twitter.