Benevilla has achieved the GuideStar Platinum Seal of Transparency for 2018, a leading symbol of transparency and accountability provided by Guide Star USA, Inc., a leading source of nonprofit information. This level demonstrates the deep commitment Benevilla has to nonprofit transparency and accountability.
“We continue to work diligently to showcase our progress toward our mission and vision to our community,” said Joanne Thomson, Benevilla President and CEO. “It’s all about transparency. As a GuideStar participant, we share a wealth of up-to-date information about our work to our supporters and GuideStar’s online following.”
The GuideStar Platinum Seal of Transparency is the highest level of recognition offered by GuideStar. GuideStar Platinum encourages nonprofit organizations to share their progress and results in important new ways, moving way beyond simplistic financial ratios, to reflect the changes organizations are making in the world.
GuideStar is an initiative designed to connect nonprofits with current and potential supporters. With millions of people coming to GuideStar to learn more about nonprofit organizations, GuideStar allows nonprofits to share a wealth of up-to-date information with GuideStar’s many audiences. Becoming a GuideStar participant is free of charge. To join, organizations need to update their report pages, completing all required fields for participation. GuideStar level logos, acknowledged as symbols of transparency in the nonprofit sector, are displayed on all Exchange participants’ nonprofit reports.
Started by and for our community in 1981, Benevilla enriches lives of West valley residents by serving older adults, adults with disabilities, children and the families who care for them. For more information on services, volunteer opportunities, to schedule a tour or donate to Benevilla, call 623-584-4999 or visit www.benevilla.org.