SPRINGFIELD, Va.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 eighth consecutive year that Hope For The Warriors has earned this top distinction.

With more than 1.5 million American charities, Charity Navigator aims to accentuate the work of efficient and transparent organizations. According to Charity Navigator, only three percent of rated charities have attained at least eight consecutive four-star ratings.

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

“Providing the best care for our country’s warrior community is our top priority, and that care demands transparent fiscal responsibility,” said Hope For The Warriors CEO Robin Kelleher. “A four-star rating doesn’t just happen; it requires an established organizational culture and value of accountability. At Hope For The Warriors we also value the support of individuals, corporations and others who believe in our mission, and believe in HOPE to carry out that mission in an impactful and responsible way.”

Celebrating 12 years of service, Hope For The Warriors assists veterans, service members and military families with a variety of programming including clinical health and wellness, sports and recreation and transition services.

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 more than 19,000 through a variety of support programs focused on clinical health and wellness, sports and recreation and transition. The nonprofit’s first program, A Warrior’s Wish, has granted 200 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 23,500 since 2010. For more information, visit hopeforthewarriors.org, Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.


Erin McCloskey
Hope For The Warriors
(336) 207-5222