The Rotary Foundation ranked in list of top charities

CNBC has ranked The Rotary Foundation No. 3 in its annual list of Top 10 Charities Changing the World in 2016. The list includes some of the largest and highest-rated charities that help women, children, the poor, and the environment throughout the world, according to Charity Navigator, and that maintain high standards of financial health, accountability, and transparency of reporting.

The Foundation was noted for connecting 1.2 million members from more than 200 geographic areas to tackle the world's most pressing humanitarian challenges, including projects that focus on disease prevention, water and sanitation, and maternal and child health. The ranking also recognized Rotary's role in the effort to eradicate polio.

The Foundation ranked No. 5 on CNBC's list in 2015.



#1   Submitted By Carrie Allan on 9-Dec-2016 08:53 pm

Thank God for Rotary International.  Between my husband and , we have been Rotarians for 82 years.

The Rotary Foundation has given lives back and given hope to so many on this earth.  Thank God for Paul Harris that started the given to those that have less than we do.  

Carrie Dao Allan PDG 5330 

#2   Submitted By Bhujanga Rao Potti on 12-Dec-2016 08:10 am

Credit goes to all members of the Rotary. Big kudos to policy makers who are behind to run the great organisation and all the philanthrophers who supported Rotary foundation.  

#3   Submitted By John Okoro on 14-Dec-2016 05:55 pm

great news . we will be the first very soon

#4   Submitted By Min Kyo Jeong on 19-Dec-2016 03:22 am

I think We are the best in the world !

#5   Submitted By Tom Benson on 23-Dec-2016 02:34 pm

It takes alot of us smaller cogs to make that big gear turn...

NICE JOB  and thank you to people much better than I!!!

#6   Submitted By Olajide Akeredolu on 26-Dec-2016 10:46 am

The Rotary Foundation actually tied for the FIRST position!  The first three all scored 100 points each.  They were just listed in aphabetical order.  So I think we should change the headline.  WE ARE THE BEST IN THE WORLD!

#7   Submitted By Jose Guerra Mendoza on 27-Dec-2016 07:03 am

Alguien me puede decir cuales son las dos primeras?

Deben estar en otro planeta.

#8   Submitted By Jose Guerra Mendoza on 27-Dec-2016 07:04 am

Alguien me puede decir cuales son las dos primeras?

Deben estar en otro planeta.

#9   Submitted By Luiz Gonzaga Fontes on 2-Jan-2017 11:01 am

Isso só vem consolidar cada vez mais a credibilidade que a

Fundaçao Rotaria tem em todo mundo


#10   Submitted By Gang Ae Seo on 16-Jan-2017 01:19 am


#11   Submitted By S.R Yogananda on 17-Jan-2017 07:49 am

We are on the right track.

#12   Submitted By Sureshkumar Devaki on 20-Jan-2017 01:59 am

Charity navigator ranking o k. I think trf charity funds to go for poor needy people every corner of the world.

#13   Submitted By Peter Fortuna on 8-Apr-2017 07:54 pm

I love being part of Rotary International and my local club, North Fresno Rotary.

#14   Submitted By Sukhminder Singh on 4-Jun-2017 02:28 am

Every Rotarian is a brand ambassador of Rotary foundation. We should encourage & campaign for Every Rotarian Every Year.


#15   Submitted By Muhammad Ayub on 3-Jul-2017 11:00 am

It was a great initiative that every Rotarian donated 26.5 UDS to the Annual fund to commemorate the centennial of The Rotary Foundation