National Jewish Health Named Four-Star Charity

JUNE 01, 2012



Recognized for sound fiscal management, commitment to accountability and transparency

National Jewish Health has received its fourth consecutive four-star rating from Charity Navigator, the nation’s premier independent evaluator of charities. The rating is based on sound fiscal management at National Jewish Health, as well as its commitment to accountability and transparency.

“This ‘exceptional’ designation from Charity Navigator differentiates National Jewish Health from its peers and demonstrates to the public it is worthy of their trust,” said Ken Berger, president and CEO of Charity Navigator. “Only 7 percent of the charities we rate have received at least four consecutive four-star evaluations, indicating that National Jewish Health outperforms most other charities in America.”

With fundraising offices in New York, Washington, D.C., Boca Raton, FL., Chicago, Denver and Los Angeles, National Jewish Health philanthropic efforts span the country. Its donors, Board of Directors and Council of National Trustees also reflect the national influence of National Jewish Health. Learn more about the fundraising activities at National Jewish Health.

National Jewish Health is an international leader in respiratory, cardiac, immune and related disorders U.S. News & World Report has named National Jewish Health the best respiratory hospital in the nation for 15 consecutive years.

Patients come to National Jewish Health from around the world. They receive comprehensive, coordinated care of the highest standard, from evaluation and diagnosis, to treatment and management of their issues.
In addition to offering unparalleled patient care, National Jewish Health faculty conduct groundbreaking research, and educate physicians, scientists and other healthcare professionals from around the world.

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