Ethical Funding and Accountability
NINETY CENTS OF EVERY DOLLAR RAISED GOES DIRECTLY TO THE GRANDMOTHERS
Expenditures as percentage of Revenue: 89% is spent on programs; 7% on administration and 4% on fund raising.
*Imagine Canada's Standards Program has accredited HL a gold standard for operational excellence. Also, Charity Intelligence has rated HL at the highest level. Only 72 charities were given this rating.
Staff: There are 4 full time and one part time staff in Canada; 16 full time staff in Lesotho.
90% of every donation made to the Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign goes to the grassroots organizations with whom they work.
*The Stephen Lewis Foundation is also accredited by Imagine Canada's Standards Program. In December 2015, the National Post rated the SLF, again, as one of the top 25 Charities of the Year in Canada regarding standards for transparency, efficiency and accountability.
Staff: 30-35 full time staff in Canada.