For Immediate Release:
HONORED AS 2013 TOP-RATED NONPROFIT
New GreatNonprofits.org Award is Based on Positive Online Reviews
New York, NY; October 22, 2013 – The Institute for Conscious Global Change announced today that it has been honored with the prestigious 2013 Top-Rated Award by GreatNonprofits.org, the leading provider of user reviews about nonprofit organizations.
“We are excited to be named a Top-Rated 2013 Nonprofit,” says Etta D. Jackson, Founder/CEO, The Institute for Conscious Global Change. “We are proud of our accomplishments this year, including the launch of our Millennium Earth Project: A Visual Framework for Sustainable Development and also the establishment of our Youth Department—Youth Advocates for Sustainability (YAS)”.
The Institute for Conscious Global Change’s Top-Rated Nonprofit award was based on the large number of positive reviews written by volunteers, donors and clients. The overwhelmingly positive commentary made the Institute for Conscious Global Change a real contender this year.
While the Top-Rated Awards run through the end of October, The Institute for Conscious Global Change was part of the inaugural group to qualify for the year.
“Savvy donors want to see the impact of their donations more than ever,” said Perla Ni, CEO of GreatNonprofits, “People with direct experience with The Institute for Conscious Global Change have voted that the organization is making a real difference.”
Being on the Top-Rated list gives donors and volunteers more confidence that this is a credible organization. The reviews by volunteers, clients and other donors show the on-the-ground results of this nonprofit. This award is a form of recognition by the community.
The Institute for Conscious Global Change, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit civil society NGO organization with Special Consultative Status with the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) in the United Nations. The institute’s mission is a part of the United Nations focus on achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and emerging Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) through Geographic Information Systems.
GreatNonprofits is the leading site for donors and volunteers to find reviews and ratings of nonprofits. Reviews on the site influence 30 million donation decisions a year. http://www.greatnonprofits.org