Shelter earns Charity Navigator 4-star rating for seventh consecutive year

The Shelter for Abused Women & Children recently earned Charity Navigator’s four-star rating for the seventh year in a row.

“Only 4% of the charities we evaluate have received at least seven consecutive 4-star evaluations, indicating that Shelter for Abused Women & Children outperforms most other charities in America,” states Michael Thatcher, Charity Navigator CEO. “This exceptional designation from Charity Navigator sets Shelter for Abused Women & Children apart from its peers and demonstrates to the public its trustworthiness.” READ FULL LETTER

As Collier County’s only certified domestic violence center, The Shelter is leading the community to prevent, protect and prevail over domestic violence and human trafficking through advocacy, empowerment and social change. For more information, go to