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Kids Alive International Named Among Top 1% of Charities
Charity Navigator awards their highest rating of 4-stars to Kids Alive International for the twelfth consecutive year.
“Even more gratifying,”
Al Lackey, Kids Alive president for the past 18 years, reflected that “because ‘what’ we do through Kids Alive is so important, this recognition for ‘how’ we do it is especially encouraging. We start by rescuing orphans and vulnerable children. Then we provide loving homes and promising futures for these girls and boys who have nowhere else to turn. Accomplishing all that with integrity and Christian compassion is essential to our mission as an organization.”
Kids Alive International is about to celebrate one hundred years of ministry. Founded by missionaries in China in 1916, today its impact stretches across the world with more than 50 ministries in 14 different countries. And summarized in the organization’
Charity Navigator, as an independent evaluator of charities, provides donors accurate information on more than 5,000 charities nationwide. It scores each charity on important factors like what percentage of funds go to ministry programs verses administration and fund-raising costs. It also monitors long-term financial health. After thorough evaluation, Charity Navigator then assigns a star rating from one to four, with four-star being the best rating.