Charity Intelligence has rated over 700 charities on a scale of 0 to 4 stars. Below is a list of the 4-star charities that we have found to date, based on our metrics. To see how the star ratings are calculated, please see our methodology page.

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  • Victoria Hospice Society [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Quality end-of-life care for all

    Health - Palliative

    Victoria, BC

  • War Child Canada [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Education. Opportunity. Justice.

    International Aid

    Toronto, ON

  • WE Charity [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Together WE Change the World

    International Aid

    Toronto, ON

  • Wesley Urban Ministries [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Support, every step of the way

    Social Services - Homeless

    Hamilton, ON

  • Wood Buffalo Food Bank [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Ensure food security for all citizens in Wood Buffalo

    Social Services - Food Bank (Distributor)

    Fort McMurray, AB

  • World Animal Protection [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Tackling animal cruelty across the globe

    Animal Welfare

    Toronto, ON

  • World Vision Canada [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Going the distance.

    International Aid

    Mississauga, ON

  • YMCA of Greater Vancouver [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Building healthy communities

    Social Services

    Vancouver, BC

  • Youth Employment Services YES [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Changing lives...forever

    Social Services - Youth

    Toronto, ON

  • Youth Without Shelter [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Ending homelessness…one youth at a time, one step at a time

    Social Services - At-Risk Youth

    Toronto, ON

  • YWCA Calgary [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Intervene, Empower, Lead

    Social Services - Women

    Calgary, AB

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