Charity Navigator has awarded a 4-star rating to the Freedom From Religion Foundation, which is so far the only state/church organization to receive such a rating.
Below is an excerpt of the letter from Charity Navigator explaining what this means.
July 6, 2005
Dear Freedom From Religion Foundation:
We assume your organization has received Trent Stamp's June 27th letter informing you that Freedom from Religion Foundation has received a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America's largest independent evaluator of charities.
Charity Navigator (http://www.CharityNavigator.org) salutes your charitable efforts. Receiving four out of a possible four stars indicates that your organization excels, as compared to other charities in America, in successfully managing the finances of your organization in an efficient and effective manner.
Please find enclosed in this email a link that will bring you directly to Freedom from Religion Foundation's rating page as it appears on our website.
Once again, congratulations on your 4-star rating from Charity Navigator.
America's Largest Charity Evaluator