The Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons (ARF, www.arfhamptons.org)
announced today that it was awarded the prestigious 4-star rating from Charity
Navigator, America's largest independent evaluator of charities for good
governance, sound fiscal management and commitment to accountability and
“We are honored and delighted to receive this high distinction from Charity Navigator,” said Lisa McCarthy, President of ARF’sBoard of Directors. Charity Navigator works to help charitable givers make giving decisions by providing information by evaluating a non-profit organizations financial health. According to Ken Berger, President and CEO of Charity Navigator in a letter to ARF “Approximately a quarter of charities we evaluate have received our highest rating, indicating that Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons outperforms most other charities in America.” ARF is currently the only animal welfare
organization on the East End with such a high rating.