Charity Intelligence has rated over 700 charities on a scale of 0 to 4 stars. Below is a list of the 4-star charities that we have found to date, based on our metrics. To see how the star ratings are calculated, please see our methodology page.

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  • Children's Cottage Society [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Safe children in healthy families

    Social Services - At-Risk Youth

    Calgary, AB

  • CityKidz [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    To inspire, to instill, to impact

    Social Services - At-Risk Youth

    Hamilton, ON

  • CODE [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Rewriting the story for global literacy

    International Aid

    Ottawa, ON

  • Covenant House Vancouver [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Opening Doors For Homeless Youth

    Social Services - Homeless (Shelter)

    Vancouver, BC

  • Daily Bread Food Bank [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Because hunger doesn't wait for policy change

    Social Services - Food Bank (Distributor)

    Toronto, ON

  • David Suzuki Foundation [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    We are nature. All people, and all species.

    Environment

    Vancouver, BC

  • Discovery House [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Domestic violence ends here.

    Social Services - Women

    Calgary, AB

  • Distress Centres of Toronto [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    There’s a life on the line.

    Social Services

    Toronto, ON

  • Doctors Without Borders [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Medical aid where it is needed most. Independent. Neutral. Impartial.

    International Aid

    Toronto, ON

  • East York Learning Experience [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Assist adults seeking to improve their personal and working lives through programs in literacy and basic math and computer skills.

    Education

    Toronto, ON

  • Ecojustice [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Canada's leading not-for-profit organization of lawyers and scientists devoted to protecting the environment.

    Environment

    Vancouver, BC

  • Edmonton's Food Bank [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Sharing the Harvest

    Social Services - Food Bank (Distributor)

    Edmonton, AB

  • ERDO [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Doing good in the world.

    International Aid

    Mississauga, ON

  • Farm Radio International [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Supporting broadcasters in developing countries to strengthen small-scale farming and rural communities

    International Aid

    Ottawa, ON

  • Our Purpose: To end poverty one community at a time.

    International Aid

    Abbotsford, BC

  • Food Banks Canada [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    A Canada where no one goes hungry.

    Social Services - Food Bank (Distributor)

    Mississauga, ON

  • Food for Life Canada [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Recovering fresh and nutritious food for those in need

    Social Services - Food Bank (Distributor)

    Burlington, ON

  • Good Healthy Food for All

    Social Services - Food Bank (Multi-Service Agency)

    Toronto, ON

  • Fort York Food Bank [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    A multi-service agency reconnecting people with our community

    Social Services - Food Bank (Multi-Service Agency)

    Toronto, ON

  • Fred Victor [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Helping people find place & purpose

    Social Services - Homeless (Shelter)

    Toronto, ON

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