November 7, 2016
The nonprofit organization Charity Navigator has awarded the Aquarium of the Pacific a four-star rating for demonstrating strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency. This is Charity Navigator’s highest possible rating and indicates that the Aquarium adheres to sector best practices and executes its mission in a financially efficient way.
Charity Navigator applies data-driven analysis to the charitable sector to provide donors with information to guide their charitable decisions. The site rates over 1.5 million American charities, and just one-quarter of rated charities achieve the four-star rating.