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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  • 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

  • Huntington Society of Canada [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Together. Working to tell our story.


    Kitchener, ON

  • Indspire [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Indigenous education, Canada's future.

    Social Services - First Nations

    Ohsweken, ON

  • Inn From The Cold Society [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Shelter, Sanctuary, Healing

    Social Services - Homeless (Shelter)

    Calgary, AB

  • Inner City Home of Sudbury [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Home of Hospitality Crisis Drop-In Centre

    Social Services

    Sudbury, ON

  • Jane Goodall Institute [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Promoting informed and compassionate action to improve the environment shared by all Earth's living creatures


    Toronto, ON

  • Jump Math [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Multiplying Potential


    Toronto, ON

  • Junior Achievement Canada [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    A Member of JA Worldwide


    Toronto, ON

  • Great Leaders Start Young


    Toronto, ON

  • KidSport Calgary [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    So all kids can play

    Sports & Recreation

    Calgary, AB

  • Lookout Emergency Aid Society [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Solutions to homelessness

    Social Services - Homeless

    Vancouver, BC

  • Make-A-Wish® – Canada [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    To make every eligible child's wish come true.

    Social Services - Wish Granting

    Toronto, ON

  • McGill University [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Open + Connected + Purposeful

    Education - University

    Montreal, QC

  • McMaster University [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Inspiring Innovation and Discovery

    Education - University

    Hamilton, ON

  • Memorial University of Newfoundland [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Launch forth into the deep

    Education - University

    St. John's, NL

  • Mennonite Central Committee Ontario [Charity Rating: 4/4]

    Relief, development and peace in the name of Christ

    Social Services

    Kitchener, ON

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