Palm Beach Gardens, FL – Today, Place of Hope welcomed news released by Charity Navigator rating the organization as the top in the nation and state of Florida for youth development, shelter and crisis services.
Place of Hope has been ranked number one in the nation in this category in 2014, 2015, 2016 and again in 2021. In addition, Charity Navigator rated Place of Hope a perfect 4-out-of-4-star rating and 100 overall score. This is the tenth consecutive year Place of Hope has received a four-star rating by the charity assessment organization during its twenty years of service.
“We could not be more thrilled to receive these excellent ratings by Charity Navigator as we mark twenty years of service to foster children, homeless youth, survivors of human trafficking, young mothers-to-be and families in transition,” said Charles Bender, Place of Hope Founding CEO. “It is an honor to serve these vulnerable populations, but what is most important about today’s rating is that our team devotes the capital and resources at our disposal to help bring hope to others.”
Since 2001, Place of Hope has served over 17,000 children, youth and families, created 320 forever families for foster children through adoption and cares for over 330 children, youth and families on a daily basis.
According to their website, Charity Navigator evaluates hundreds of thousands of charitable organizations based in the United States. Bender commented, “Place of Hope operates because of God’s provision and the support of our faithful partners. We are proud to uphold our work in a transparent manner and focus on enriching the lives of those in our care.”
For more information, visit placeofhope.com today!