Charity Intelligence has rated over 650 charities on a scale of 0 to 4 stars. 4 star is our highest rating. 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 our methodology page.

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  • University of Alberta [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Whatsoever things are true

    Education - University

    Edmonton, AB

  • University of British Columbia [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    It is up to you. A place of mind.

    Education - University

    Vancouver, BC

  • University of Calgary [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    I will lift up my eyes.

    Education - University

    Calgary, AB

  • University of Guelph [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Changing Lives Improving Life

    Education - University

    Guelph, ON

  • University of Manitoba [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    To create, preserve and communicate knowledge, and thereby, contribute to the cultural, social and economic well-being of the people of Manitoba, Canada and the world.

    Education - University

    Winnipeg, MB

  • University of New Brunswick [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    The University of New Brunswick…And The World

    Education - University

    Fredericton, NB

  • University of Regina [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Together We Are Stronger

    Education - University

    Regina, SK

  • University of Saskatchewan [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    We are a rising team that is building the future

    Education - University

    Saskatoon , SK

  • University of Toronto [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    As a tree through the ages

    Education - University

    Toronto, ON

  • University of Victoria [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    A multitude of the wise is the health of the world

    Education - University

    Victoria, BC

  • University of Western Ontario [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Truth and usefulness

    Education - University

    London, ON

  • 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

  • WaterAid Canada [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Improving access to safe water, hygiene and toilets in the world's poorest communities

    International Aid

    Ottawa, ON

  • WE Charity [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Together WE Change the World

    International Aid

    Toronto, 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

  • York University [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Education with impact

    Education - University

    Toronto, ON

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