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BROTHER’S BROTHER FOUNDATION
NOTED IN FORBES MAGAZINE’S 50 LARGEST CHARTIES LIST TIED FOR NUMBER ONE MOST EFFICIENT CHARITY IN 2013
November 26, 2013
Forbes Magazine, in its online ranking of the 50 largest U.S. charities, BBF was listed as having a 100% rating in fundraising efficiency and charitable commitment. BBF was noted in the article as tied for the number one position of the most efficient charity reviewed by Forbes. This list can be found here.
BBF can be brought to the top of this list by clicking on Charitable Commitment or Fundraising Efficiency, which will rank the charities accordingly. Also, The Better Business Bureau awarded BBF with its “Wise Giving Alliance Standards” seal of approval for another year.
BBF, a 56-year old Pittsburgh-based international charity, has provided over
$4 billion of medical supplies, textbooks, food, seeds, and other humanitarian supplies to people around the world in over 140 countries.
With the help of gifts from the general public, corporations and foundations, in 2013 BBF sent product contributions to those in need in 64 countries including Burundi, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Liberia, Nicaragua, Philippines, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Sri Lanka and Zambia. These shipments were the equivalent of 252 tractor trailer loads. Also in 2013, BBF provided supplies for 321 medical and humanitarian
hand-carry mission trips.
Forbes Magazine highlighted BBF as one of only three charities with a 100% rating for both fundraising efficiency and charitable commitment, November 2013. The Better Business Bureau continues to give BBF its “Wise Giving Alliance Standards” seal of approval.
Donations to assist with shipping costs are greatly appreciated. Credit
card donations can be made by calling Brother's Brother Foundation at
412-321-3160. Checks should be made out to Brother's Brother Foundation
and sent to:
Brother's Brother Foundation
1200 Galveston Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15233
For additional information, please contact:
Karen Dempsey, Vice President Development/Administration
Luke Hingson, President