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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  • Feed Nova Scotia [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Feeding hungry people, eliminating chronic hunger and alleviating poverty

    Social Services - Food Bank (Multi-Service Agency)

    Halifax, NS

  • FH Canada [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Our Purpose: To end poverty one community at a time.

    International Aid

    Abbotsford, BC

  • Food Banks Canada [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    A Canada where no one goes hungry.

    Social Services - Food Bank (Distributor)

    Mississauga, ON

  • Food for Life Canada [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Recovering fresh and nutritious food for those in need

    Social Services - Food Bank (Distributor)

    Burlington, ON

  • FoodShare [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Good Healthy Food for All

    Social Services - Food Bank (Multi-Service Agency)

    Toronto, ON

  • Fort York Food Bank [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    A multi-service agency reconnecting people with our community

    Social Services - Food Bank (Multi-Service Agency)

    Toronto, ON

  • Fraser Institute [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    High-Quality, Timely Research. Innovative Outreach.

    Research & Public Policy

    Vancouver, BC

  • Fred Victor Centre [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Helping people find place & purpose

    Social Services - Homeless - Shelter & Drop-In

    Toronto, ON

  • Fresh Start Recovery Centre [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Providing solutions that recover lives

    Social Services - Homeless (Addiction Recovery)

    Calgary, AB

  • Frontier College [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Literacy. Learning for Life.


    Toronto, ON

  • George Hull Centre [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Providing pathways to healing in children's mental health

    Social Services

    Toronto, ON

  • Greater Vancouver Food Bank Society [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Empowering people to nourish themselves by providing access to healthy food, education and training

    Social Services - Food Bank (Multi-Service Agency)

    Vancouver, BC

  • Habitat for Humanity Canada [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    A world where everyone has a safe and decent place to live

    Social Services

    Toronto, ON

  • Habitat for Humanity GTA [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Building in Brampton, Caledon, Toronto and York Region

    Social Services

    Toronto, ON

  • Habitat for Humanity Winnipeg [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Providing families with a foundation for positive change through affordable housing

    Social Services

    Winnipeg, MB

  • Homes First [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Everyone needs a home

    Social Services - Homeless

    Toronto, ON

  • Hope Air [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Getting Canadians to getting better

    Social Services

    Toronto, ON

  • Hospice Dufferin [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Improving life, providing hope

    Health - Palliative

    Orangeville, ON

  • Hospice of Greater Saint John [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Compassionate care that celebrates life

    Health - Palliative

    Saint John, NB

  • Humanitarian Coalition [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Together saving more lives

    International Aid

    Ottawa, ON

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