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.
Gratitude allows us to celebrate the present. It helps us appreciate the value of something, and when we appreciate the value of something, we extract more benefits from it; we’re less likely to take it for granted. Gratitude allows us to celebrate goodness.View More
Gratitude is the quality of being thankful; readiness to show appreciation for and to return kindness. The Greater Good Science Center reports that, “people who practice gratitude report fewer symptoms of illness, and depression, have more optimism, happiness, and stronger relationships."View More