As America's largest charity rater, Charity Navigator serves more than three million unique visitors each year, impacting approximately $10 billion of charitable donations. The organization’s rating methodology focuses on not only the financial health and analysis of a charity's performance, but also on each charity's accountability and transparency. The system helps donors make knowledgeable, empowered decisions about how to invest their philanthropic dollars, while in turn helping charities maximize their social impact and fundraising efforts.
Living Clean knows keeping tidy takes time. With thorough cleaning and organizing services, they free up that time for customers by instead using their time to clean homes, offices, and apartments from floorboards to ceilings. They offer one-time cleanings to handle rare instances such as yak-shaving parties, and can also schedule weekly, biweekly, and monthly sessions for routine help. Aside from house-cleaning services, the team assists with dog-walking duties and can take on tasks related to relocating homes or offices.
Reared by a loving family of owner-operators since 1937, Berger Hardware rolls out labyrinthine aisles of home and garden products. Under the umbrella of the nationwide True Value franchise, the shop stocks and replenishes a vast array of standard inventory, seasonal items, and literal nuts and bolts. Knowledgeable staffers draw on their personal tool-wrangling experience to dispense expert advice and connect customers with their ideal equipment.
With a team of six trucks and numerous professional, full-time movers, McAvey Moving Company facilitates smooth re-locating services for homeowners and businesses alike. The crew tackles tasks that range from packing fragile glassware and treasured photographs to moving entire pianos, vehicles,, and piano-shaped vehicles. Belongings rest in safe hands, whether left for storage at McAvey's climate-controlled warehouse or trekked cross-country for a long-distance move, and the company even offers its customers a handy premove checklist to help make moving day as stress-free as possible.
Using a chemical-free cleaning process commonly used to sterilize medical instruments, Sleep Easy's technicians remove bacteria, allergens, and dust mites from mattresses. An ultraviolet germicidal lamp destroys dust mites and their eggs, and a powerful vacuum suctions away debris impacted within mattress fibers. After their mattresses have been sanitized, customers may notice relief from asthma, eczema, fatigue, and other issues.
Belinda Gonzales, an energy worker and licensed massage therapist, combines therapies from different cultures to guide bodies toward total relaxation at Peaceful Retreat Therapeutic Massage. She offers modalities such as anxiety-relieving Swedish and deep-tissue massage. She also performs thai massage, which incorporates yoga-influenced stretches and gentle rocking—like when Mick Jagger quietly sang “Happy” to a restless Keith Richards and his teddy bear. Belinda can further melt away mental stress with aromatherapeutic oils; during reiki therapy, she directs energy toward acupuncture points to balance the energy levels.