| Aug 24, 2015
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We are proud of our programs and processes, but we are most proud of your outstanding generosity-- and the love you demonstrate to the world's vulnerable. Because of you, millions of vulnerable people around the world have access to care.
On behalf of every refugee, child, and person that we serve: thank you.
Original Press Release:
MEDICAL TEAMS INTERNATIONAL EARNS HIGHEST RATING FROM CHARITY NAVIGATOR
Northwest-based nonprofit receives four stars from premier charity evaluator
PORTLAND, Ore. – (August 12, 2015) Medical Teams International (MTI) has earned a four-star rating from Charity Navigator. MTI earned the highest possible rating from the independent charity evaluator based on its performance in two categories: financial practices and accountability and transparency.
MTI received a perfect score (100/100) for accountability and transparency, and 99.12/100 possible points for its fiscal responsibility. This combined average score places MTI in the highest-performing category among the thousands of charities evaluated nationwide by Charity Navigator.
“We’re incredibly proud and honored to receive this recognition,” said Jeff Pinneo, MTI President and CEO. “It’s a reflection of our dedicated staff’s expertise and commitment to quality, efficiency and integrity.”
According to Charity Navigator, only one in four charities evaluated earn a four star rating, which indicates an organization “exceeds industry standards and outperforms most charities in its cause.”
To view MTI’s Charity Navigator rating and learn additional information, visit http://www.charitynavigator.org/index.cfm?bay=search.summary&orgid=4070#.VcjhSvlVhBc.
More information about Medical Teams International can be found at www.medicalteams.org.
About Medical Teams International:
Medical Teams International (MTI) is a global relief and development organization serving people affected by disaster, conflict and poverty around the world — regardless of religion, nationality, sex or race. MTI mobilizes expert volunteer medical, dental and support professionals, procures and ship donated medicines and supplies worldwide and creates health programs with lasting impact. In addition to responding to urgent needs around the world, MTI uses innovative technologies and training in the communities it serves. With a variety of partners, MTI set up long-term development programs to achieve the most sustainable impact so local communities are more self-reliant and prepared for future emergencies. Founded in 1979, MTI is a charitable 501(c)(3) organization that engages 2,500 volunteers globally and served more than 3 million people in 2014.