Dec 28 AuSM achieves BBB Wise Giving Alliance accreditation By meeting key standards of board oversight, finances, results reporting and fundraising appeals, the Autism Society of Minnesota achieved accreditation by the BBB Wise Giving Alliance. The BBB Wise Giving Alliance (BBB WGA) is the nation’s only comprehensive charity evaluator, assisting donors in making sound giving decisions. Donors know they can trust a charity if it is accredited by the BBB WGA. Their broad standards go beyond what the law requires and dives deeper than other charity monitoring organizations. Each BBB WGA charity report process involves a rigorous review using 20 holistic BBB Charity Standards, interaction with charity officials about corrective actions needed to address deficiencies, and quality control measures to assure report accuracy. “The public can be assured that every charity evaluation is completed with careful, objective analysis of charity information,” Art Taylor, president and CEO of the BBB Wise Giving Alliance said. “By achieving accreditation, the Autism Society of Minnesota has earned public trust having demonstrated its commitment to sound governance, transparency and achieving its mission.” Click here for more information.