IJ Receives Charity Navigator’s Highest Rating 15 Years Running

November 17, 2016

For the 15th consecutive year, IJ has earned Charity Navigator’s highest four-star rating for demonstrating strong financial health and a commitment to accountability and transparency. 

This is Charity Navigator’s highest possible rating. In awarding IJ the four-star designation again this year, Charity Navigator wrote:

Less than 1 percent of the charities we evaluate have received at least 15 consecutive 4-star evaluations, indicating that Institute for Justice outperforms most other charities in America. This exceptional designation from Charity Navigator sets Institute for Justice apart from its peers and demonstrates to the public its trustworthiness.

What’s more, IJ’s overall high score on Charity Navigator’s evaluation scale puts us at the top of the list of organizations with the most consecutive four-star ratings. 

IJ’s consistent excellent performance in these ratings is a result of careful stewardship and the highest professional standards across the organization. As the National Law Firm for Liberty, we have not only top-notch legal talent, but also administrative and development staffs who ensure we are in a position to act quickly and decisively to seize opportunities and produce real-world results for liberty.

Charity Navigator is the world’s largest and most utilized evaluator of charities, assessing more than 8,000 nonprofits every year.

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