Since 2019, Appleseed has earned the Platinum Seal of Transparency, the highest level of recognition offered by GuideStar, a service of Candid. By sharing metrics that highlight the progress that Appleseed has made toward its mission, the agency is helping donors move beyond simplistic ways of nonprofit evaluation. By updating our GuideStar Nonprofit Profile to the Platinum level, we can easily share a wealth of up-to-date organizational metrics with our supporters. To reach the Platinum level, Appleseed added extensive information to its Nonprofit Profile on GuideStar such as contact and organizational information; in-depth financial information; qualitative information about goals, strategies, and capabilities; and quantitative information about results and progress toward its mission.
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A recent research study has found that over the past two years, as we try to cope with all of the disruptions and changes related to COVID-19, cell phone and social media use has skyrocketed. Social media is a way to stay in touch with friends and family. Owning and using a mobile phone is almost necessary in our culture with many occupations requiring smartphone accessibility. Sixty-nine percent of adults and 81% of teens use social media–so what does that mean for our brains?View More