New York, NY, July 13, 2011— CancerCare has been awarded The American Institute of Philanthropy’s top rating for our distribution of charitable donations benefiting our free programs and services. Our organization joins the ranks of only a select few charities to receive the institute’s “A” grade.
“We are ecstatic to be recognized by The American Institute of Philanthropy, and honored to have received the organization’s top rating,” said CancerCare CEO Helen H. Miller, LCSW. “This recognition speaks to the institute’s confidence that the contributions of CancerCare’s generous donors are maximized to help anyone affected by cancer.”
The American Institute of Philanthropy currently reviews and rates over 500 charities. Each charity is subjected to a rigorous review process, in which expert analysts evaluate each organization’s finances, efficiency, and administration.