BrightFocus Foundation meets all twenty standards for charity accountability and has been approved by the Wise Giving Alliance of the Better Business Bureau (BBB).
The BBB evaluated BrightFocus' governance, fundraising practices, solicitations, informational materials, and how well the organization spends its money. Only charities that meet the BBB's strong and comprehensive standards may display their seal.
Maryland Nonprofits' Standards for Excellence
Read about BrightFocus in the "Spotlight on Excellence" section of the Summer 2013 Standards for Excellence® Institute Newsletter.
BrightFocus Foundation has earned the Platinum Seal of Transparency, the highest level of recognition offered by GuideStar.
Platinum members are acknowledged for sharing detailed information concerning their program results, budget, impact, senior management team members, and key documents, such as the audited financial statements and annual report.