December 1, 2016
Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rescue Squad (BCCRS) has attained the coveted 4-star rating for demonstrating strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency!
This is Charity Navigator's highest possible rating and indicates that BCCRS adheres to sector best practices and executes its mission in a financially efficient way. Attaining a 4-star rating verifies that Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rescue Squad exceeds industry standards and outperforms most charities in our area of support. This exceptional designation from Charity Navigator sets Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rescue Squad apart from our peers and demonstrates to the public our trustworthiness. Approximately only a quarter of rated charities have achieved this distinction!
From Charity Navigator:
"Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rescue Squad's exceptional 4-star rating sets it apart from its peers and demonstrates its trustworthiness to the public,” according to Michael Thatcher, President & CEO of Charity Navigator. “Only a quarter of charities rated by Charity Navigator receive the distinction of our 4-star rating. This adds Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rescue Squad to a preeminent group of charities working to overcome our world's most pressing challenges. Based on its 4-star rating, people can trust that their donations are going to a financially responsible and ethical charity when they decide to support Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rescue Squad."
More information can be found here:
Charity Navigator - Rating for Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rescue Squad