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List notable awards and honors

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List notable awards and honors

  1. 1. DIRECT RELIEF LIST NOTABLE AWARDS AND HONORSPeter F. Drucker Award for Nonprofit Innovation (2011)Resolution Honoring Direct Relief International for Receiving the Prestigious Peter F. DruckerAward for Nonprofit Innovation, Santa Barbara County Board of Supervisors (2011)Four Star Charity, Charity Navigator (2005-2009, 2011) (Note: Rating is for exceptional organizational efficiency and organizational capacity)No. 2 “Top-Notch Charity,” Charity Navigator (2011) (Note: Ranking is for excelling in the areas of: financial; accountability and transparency; and effectiveness and results)No. 2 “Charity Everyone’s Heard of,” Charity Navigator (2011) (Note: Ranking is for exceptional financial management among large charitable organizations)No. 4 “Slam Dunk Charity,” Charity Navigator (2011) (Note: Ranking is for fiscal responsibility and respecting the rights of donors)Commitment Advisor, Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) – Thomas Tighe, Direct ReliefInternational President and CEO (2011)Laureate in the Health Category, Computerworld Magazine (2011)Accreditation as a Verified-Accredited Wholesale Distributor®, National Association of Boardsof Pharmacy (2009-2011) (Note: Direct Relief is the first nonprofit organization in the United States to receive this accreditation.)Top-Rated Charity: International Relief and Development, The American Institute ofPhilanthropy (2011)Community Collaboration Business Star Award, Santa Barbara Region Chamber of Commerce,Given to Thomas Tighe, Direct Relief International, President and CEO (July 2011)Honoree of the Year, Certificate of Congressional Recognition, Peruvian American MedicalSociety, Given to Dan Smith, Direct Relief International, Senior Program Officer (May 2011)California State Resolution, commending Direct Relief International for work in Haiti after theEarthquake (January 12, 2011)Resolution Proclaiming January 12, 2011 as a Day of Remembrance for the People of Haiti andHonoring Direct Relief International in Santa Barbara County, County of Santa Barbara (2011)
  2. 2. National Charity Seal, Better Business Bureau Wise Giving Alliance (2003-2011)100 Percent Efficient in Fundraising, Forbes (2002-2008, 2010)Stepping Up Award, for outstanding work in GIS following the Haiti earthquake, ESRI (October2010)Community Clinic Health Star Award, Community Clinic Association of Los Angeles County(2010)Co-Chair of Medical Sector Subcommittee, California Business and Utility Operations Center (2010to present)Certificate of Recognition, for response to Haiti earthquake, City of Santa Barbara, CA (2010)Rapporteur, Health Group – Haiti, Clinton Global Initiative (2010-present)Por Toda la Ayuda Humanitaria, Fedes (October 2010)Outstanding MRC Partner Organization Award, National Medical Reserve Corps (June 2010)Certificate of Recognition, for response to Haiti earthquake, City of Goleta, CA (Feb.2010)Certificate of Acknowledgment, for response to Haiti earthquake, City of Manhattan Beach, CA(January 2010)99 Percent Efficient in Fundraising, Forbes (2009)MSICS Training Program Award, Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies (July 2009)Guardian Award, Louisiana Primary Care Association (2009)No. 1 “Slam Dunk Charity,” Charity Navigator (2008) (Note: Ranking is for fiscal responsibility and respecting the rights of donors)No. 1 “Biggest Mover” Among Top 100 Charities in the U.S., The NonProfit Times (2008)Top Nonprofit CEO, Chronicle of Philanthropy editorial by Trent Stamp (2008)Community Clinic Champion Award, California Primary Care Association (2008)Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition, Lois Capps, Member of the United StatesCongress (Nov. 2008)RPHCC Partnership Award, Rapides Primary Health Care Center, Louisiana (July 2007)
  3. 3. American Marshall Memorial Fellow, German Marshall Fund of the United States, Appointmentof Annie Maxwell, Direct Relief International Chief Operating Officer (2007)Power through Partnerships Award, National Association of Community Health Center (2007)Plaque “For extraordinary contributions to the advancement of the humanitarian mission”,Batery Relief Alliance (October 2007)One of “The 10 Best Charities Everyone’s Heard Of,” Charity Navigator (2006) (Note: Ranking is for exceptional financial management among large charitable organizations)Eighth Most Efficient Charity in America (99.1%), Consumers Digest (2006)Ventanitas de Luz, Fudem (September 2006)Plaque of Citation, expressing gratitude for relief measures taken in Tamil Nadu, India followingthe 2005 tsunami, Tamil Nadu Social Welfare Board, Given to Susan Fowler, Direct ReliefInternational, Senior Program Officer (2006)RPHCC Partnership Award, Rapides Primary Health Care Center, Louisiana (July 2006)One of “The Top 25 International Charities”, Chronicle of Philanthropy (2006)Certificate of Recognition, California State Assembly (2005)Healthcare Heroes Award, Santa Barbara Neighborhood Clinics (2005)Partnerships and Outreach Officer for the United Nation’s Office of the Special Envoy forTsunami Recovery, United Nations, Appointment of Annie Maxwell, Direct Relief International,Chief Operating Officer (2005)Plaque of Appreciation, Medical Superintendent and Staff of General Hospital – Ampara, SriLanka (2005)Salud y Vision, Fudem, San Salvador (November 2005)2003 Award of Excellence, Diwaliben Mohanlal Mehta Charitable Trust, Mumbai, India, Givento Susan Fowler, Direct Relief International, Director of Programs (2003)One of “The 100 Best Charities,” Worth Magazine (2001)Innovation in Business and Community Based Organizations, California Resource RecoveryAssociation (1994)Plaque of Appreciation, Republic of the Philippines

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