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Bar’s Pro Bono Center Nets 4-Star Rating From Charity Navigator

November 28, 2016

Charity Navigator

The D.C. Bar Pro Bono Center has earned a four-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator. The rating recognizes the Pro Bono Center’s strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency. This is the seventh time that the D.C. Bar Pro Bono Center has earned this top distinction in the last nine years. 

Based on Charity Navigator’s rating criteria, the four-star rating indicates that the Pro Bono Center “adheres to sector best practices and executes its mission in a financially efficient way.” Approximately only a quarter of rated charities have achieved this distinction.

The Pro Bono Center was evaluated using financial performance metrics such as program, administrative, and fundraising expenses and fundraising efficiency; accountability and transparency metrics; and financial capacity performance metrics.

Read the Pro Bono Center’s evaluation.