Charity Watch and Charity Navigator compile lists of top-rated charities. The companies analyze the efficiency of each charity by looking at how much of the money donated actually goes to the cause. More »

The and Great Nonprofits websites offer reviews of the charity Operation Smile. is the website of the Better Business Bureau's Wise Giving Alliance, and Great Nonprofits allows any individual to post th... More »

The best charities on achieve a ranking of A or A+ in their respective categories. As of 2015, the American Sexual Health Association earned the highest rating among charities working to combat AIDS, and... More »

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