Faith in Action Caregivers, Inc. received the GuideStar Exchange Gold participation level, a leading symbol of transparency and accountability provided by GuideStar USA, Inc., the premier source of nonprofit information. This level demonstrates the deep commitment of Faith in Action Caregivers to nonprofit transparency and accountability.
"We have worked hard to showcase our progress toward our mission, and our long-held belief in being transparent about our work, to our constituents," said Rev. John Brandenburg, Board President. "As a GuideStar Exchange participant, we use their platform to share a wealth of up-to-date information about our work to our supporters and GuideStar's immense online audience of nonprofits, grantmakers, individual donors, and the media."
"I encourage you to check out our profile on GuideStar to see what we're all about," added Rev. Brandenburg. "We are engaged in exciting initiatives, and we are thrilled to have another platform for communicating our advancement and progress."
Faith in Action Caregivers supports the independent living of older adults and people with disabilities in Ohio, Marshall and Belmont Counties through the shared ministry of faith communities. The organization is currently serving more than 1,880 individuals who need assistance from a volunteer to remain independent. Typical services provided by volunteers include escorted transportation to medical appointments, shopping, errands, friendly visiting, telephone reassurance phone calls and respite for family caregivers. All services are provided without charge regardless of a person’s income level.
The GuideStar Exchange is an initiative designed to connect nonprofits with current and potential supporters. With millions of people coming to GuideStar to learn more about nonprofit organizations, the GuideStar Exchange allows nonprofits to share a wealth of up-to-date information with GuideStar's many audiences. The GuideStar Exchange level logos, acknowledged as symbols of transparency in the nonprofit sector, are displayed on all Exchange participants' nonprofit reports.
To get more information about Faith in Action Caregivers and how to donate, become a volunteer or receive help from a volunteer, call 304-243-5420. Faith in Action Caregivers is a nonprofit 501 ( c) (3) organization incorporated in the State of West Virginia and licensed as a nonprofit in the State of Ohio. The organization is registered as charitable organization with the West Virginia Secretary of State and the Ohio Attorney General.