Effectiveness & Results


Start: 2011-12-01, End: 2012-10-31, Publication: 2012-12-27


Looking to the Future -- To further enhance our goals, strategy, capacity and measurement of our performance, Charity Navigator has completed a Strategic and Business Planning process:

Our Performance Measures -- To ensure that we remain focused on our goals, we have created a dashboard that is regularly updated by our staff and reviewed by our Board of Directors. The dashboard contains information about our benchmarks for measuring our performance... Charity Navigator's Charting Impact Report (a standard framework for creating reports that enable stakeholders to easily and clearly understand the objectives, benchmarks for progress, and impact of nonprofits) is accessible on the Chariting Impact website:


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Our Capacity -- Charity Navigator is the largest and most utilized charity evaluator in America and is well positioned to become the one-stop source for those interested in making a wise social investment. The following resources will enable us to reach our goals: * Dedicated and involved Board of Directors * Committed leadership team, staff and volunteers * Expanding community of individual donors and users * Financial support from foundations * Diverse revenue streams which include ad revenue, data sales, customized reports and subscription services (ex. API) * Technology expertise and infrastructure * Respected panel of experts and consultants provide guidance in expansion of ratings * Increasing number partnerships with other nonprofit evaluators such as GreatNonprofits * Trusted source of information for the media and government regulators