Community Action earns Charities Review “meets all standards” seal of approval

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Sandie Albarella:
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

COMMUNITY ACTION PARTNERSHIP EARNS CHARITIES REVIEW
“MEETS ALL STANDARDS” SEAL OF APPROVAL

ST. PAUL, Minn. (January 21, 2010) — Community Action Partnership of Ramsey & Washington Counties announced that it has been awarded the Charities Review Council “Meets All Standards” Seal of Approval indicating it meets all sixteen of the Council’s Accountability Standards.

Community Action earned the Seal by voluntarily participating in the Council’s online Accountability Wizard. The Accountability Wizard is available to all nonprofit organizations in Minnesota and addresses a nonprofit organization’s performance in four critical areas: Public Disclosure, Governance, Financial Activity and Fundraising. By participating in the Accountability Wizard, Community Action demonstrated responsibility, integrity and transparency to their constituents. Community Action is now listed as a reviewed organization on the online Giving Guide of the Council’s Smart Givers Network, www.smartgivers.org.