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Central Illinois Foodbank Receives 8th Straight 4-Star Rating

Foodbank Awarded a “Perfect 100” Score

Central Illinois Foodbank has been awarded a 4-star rating for demonstrating strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency from Charity Navigator. The 4-star rating is the highest possible rating given by Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator.

Central Illinois Foodbank is no stranger to the 4-star rating; 2017 marks the eighth consecutive year that the Foodbank has received the honor. Only 2% of the charities that Charity Navigator evaluates have received at least eight consecutive 4-star evaluations, indicating that Central Illinois Foodbank out performs most other charities in America. This exceptional designation from Charity Navigator sets Central Illinois Foodbank apart from its peers and demonstrates to the public its trustworthiness.

“Receiving our eighth consecutive 4-star rating from Charity Navigator is a true honor. This solidifies our honesty and openness to our donors, ensuring them that their money is being used to help alleviate hunger in our communities,” said Central Illinois Foodbank executive director, Pam Molitoris.

Aside from earning another 4-star rating Central Illinois Foodbank was awarded a “Perfect 100” score for the second year in a row. The Foodbank is one of only 59 not-for-profits, out of the over 8,000 rated by Charity Navigator, to achieve a perfect score. 

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