Standards program recognizes accountability and transparency
In 2016, St. Boniface Hospital Foundation earned national accreditation through Imagine Canada’s highly-regarded Standards Program.
Of the nearly 85,000 registered charities in Canada, only 200 have been accredited through Imagine Canada. St. Boniface Hospital Foundation is the first and only hospital foundation in Manitoba to earn accreditation.
The Foundation values the trust of our donors – and with official recognition from Imagine Canada, the Foundation can be counted among the most trusted charitable organizations in the nation.
In order to earn accreditation, St. Boniface Hospital Foundation demonstrated excellence and compliance with 73 standards, falling under these categories:
- Board Governance
- Financial Accountability and Transparency
- Staff Management
- Volunteer Involvement
Like receiving the Good Housekeeping Seal of Approval, Imagine Canada accreditation provides Foundation donors with a high level of confidence – accreditation tells them that the Foundation follows best practices, cares about organizational excellence, and is officially one of the most reliable organizations in the country.