01 Apr

For the fourth consecutive year, Boys & Girls Clubs of Middle Tennessee has received the coveted 4-star rating from Charity Navigator. Charity Navigator evaluates nonprofits to determine if an organization adheres to sector best practices and executes its mission in a financially efficient manner. The 4-star rating is the highest rating available.

Charity Navigator aims to accentuate the work of efficient and transparent organizations. The intent of their work is to provide donors with essential information to give them greater confidence in the charitable donations they make. You can be confident that your donations to Boys & Girls Clubs of Middle Tennessee will be put to good use for more than 4,300 youth in our community.

According to Michael Thatcher, President and CEO of Charity Navigator, “Attaining a 4-star rating verifies that Boys & Girls Clubs of Middle Tennessee exceeds industry standards and outperforms most charities in your area of work. Only 18% of the charities we evaluate have received at least 4 consecutive 4-star evaluations, indicating that Boys & Girls Clubs of Middle Tennessee outperforms most other charities in America. This exceptional designation from Charity Navigator sets Boys & Girls Clubs of Middle Tennessee apart from its peers and demonstrates to the public its trustworthiness.”

Boys & Girls Clubs of Middle Tennessee is committed to providing our supporters with greater accountability, transparency, and concrete results. Dan Jernigan, BGCMT President and CEO, stated, “Our organization prides itself on putting the donated dollar to maximum use and return on investment. It is great to be recognized for this achievement.” In fact, for every dollar donated to BGCMT, $12.47 is returned to the community.

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