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UWBA Earns Guidestar 2023 Platinum Rating

July 3, 2023

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Commitment to Transparency Recognized By Nonprofit Watchdog

We are thrilled to share United Way Bay Area (UWBA) has recently achieved the Candid Guidestar 2023 Platinum Transparency Rating. This remarkable achievement reflects UWBA’s unwavering commitment to transparency, accountability, and the highest standards of nonprofit governance. We are proud to be recognized for our efforts in providing donors and supporters with clear, comprehensive, and trustworthy information.

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Candid Guidestar is the leading platform for nonprofit information, offering a rating system that assesses organizations’ transparency and practices. The Platinum Transparency Rating is the highest level a nonprofit can achieve, signifying an exceptional commitment to transparency in sharing financial data, impact metrics, and the responsible stewardship of resources.

Guidestar aggregates information from various sources, including our annual Form 990 filings, audited financial statements, and other disclosures. These documents provide a comprehensive view of UWBA’s financial health, program effectiveness, and governance practices.

At UWBA, we firmly believe in transparency as a fundamental principle in building trust with our donors, partners, and the communities we serve. We are incredibly grateful for all their support as we fight to end poverty in the Bay Area.

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