“We want to avoid any criticism of the way we administer this liberal gift. For we are taking pains to do what is right, not only in the eyes of the Lord but also in the eyes of man” (2 Corinthians 8:20-21 NIV).
A growing number of Canadians are looking for evidence of a charity’s credibility before deciding to donate.
CCCC Certification helps ministries demonstrate:
Certified Members agree to abide by CCCC’s Standards of Accountability and voluntarily undergo regular external reviews. This proactive approach builds trust and inspires confident, generous giving.
As a Certified Member, you’ll earn the right to display the Seal of Accountability on all your promotional materials. The Seal assures donors that you are operating with the highest standards of integrity.
Regular external reviews will provide your charity with detailed reports containing recommendations and best practices to help you improve your operations.
Certification assures your board that your charity is taking proactive steps to improve operations, reduce risks, and obtain a comprehensive review from external professionals.
As a Certified member, you’ll have the opportunity to create a customized profile on giveconfidently.ca, which is regularly promoted to potential donors.
Curtis, Manager, Certification would love to hear from you and answer your questions.
Curtis J. Towns, CPA, CMA