Big Life Co-Founder
Prince William Lifetime Achievement Award
- Iain Douglas-Hamilton, Save the Elephants
- Africa Geographic Magazine,
“Elephant Charities: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly”
- Cynthia Moss, Amboseli Trust for Elephants
- Julius Kimani, Director General, Kenya Wildlife Service
Big Life Foundation has earned Charity Navigator’s highest possible, coveted and respected 4-star rating, with an overall score of 95.47 out of 100 for our financial performance, accountability, and transparency.
Better Business Bureau
By meeting all 20 Better Business Bureau (BBB) Charity Standards, including key standards of Board oversight, finances, and results reporting, Big Life Foundation USA achieved accreditation by the BBB Wise Giving Alliance in March 2017.
Independent Charities of America
The Independent Charities of America Seal of Excellence is awarded to members who have demonstrated that they meet the highest standards of public accountability, program effectiveness, and cost effectiveness.
Due to the effectiveness and transparency of our operations, Big Life has earned Platinum level recognition on Candid’s charity rating website—the highest possible ranking.
Thanks to positive reviews from our donors and volunteers, Big Life is honored to have earned a Top-Rated Nonprofit award from Great Nonprofits for six years in a row.
Combined Federal Campaign
Big Life is proud to be a certified member of the Combined Federal Campaign, the official workplace giving campaign of the US federal government.