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4 Paws for Ability Named “2022 TOP-RATED NONPROFIT” by GreatNonprofits

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    4 Paws for Ability named “2022 TOP-RATED NONPROFIT” by GreatNonprofits

    Award based on Community Recommendations 

    Xenia, Ohio December 19, 2022–4 Paws for Ability announced today it has been named a “2022 Top-Rated Nonprofit” by GreatNonprofits, the leading website for community recommendations of charities and nonprofits. 

    4 Paws for Ability trains and places service dogs for children and veterans with disabilities nationwide, resulting in families experiencing more independence, safety, and comfort through a canine miracle.  

    “We are honored to be named a 2022 Top-Rated Nonprofit,” says KaLynn Clark, Development Director at 4 Paws for Ability. “We are proud of our accomplishments this year, training and placing 139 service dogs this year.”

    The Top-Rated Nonprofit Award is based on the rating and number of reviews that 4 Paws for Ability received from volunteers, donors and aid recipients. Service dog recipient Jana shares this, “My service dog Graham is helping me with seizures, anxiety and independence. He is well trained and gives me so much love. Thank you 4 Paws for Ability.”

    “4 Paws for Ability is a great example of a nonprofit making a real difference in their community,” said Shari Tishman, Managing Director of GreatNonprofits, “Their award is well-deserved recognition not only of their work, but the tremendous support they receive, as shown by the many outstanding reviews they have received from people who have direct experience working with 4 Paws for Ability.” 

    GreatNonprofits is the largest donation website for nonprofits and where people share stories about their personal experiences on more than 1.8 million charities and nonprofits. The GreatNonprofits Top-Rated Awards are the only awards for nonprofits determined by those who have direct experience with the charities – as donors, volunteers and recipients of aid.  

    The complete list of 2022 Top Rated Nonprofits can be found at:


    About 4 Paws for Ability
    Enriching the lives of people with disabilities by placing life changing service dogs.

    About GreatNonprofits
    GreatNonprofits is the leading platform for donors to find stories and ratings of nonprofits. By applying the power of crowdsourcing to the world of nonprofits provides over 500,000 stories and reviews for more than 1.8M nonprofits influencing 30 million donation decisions a year. GreatNonprofits has received coverage in the Economist, Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times and Chronicle of Philanthropy, and has been personally endorsed by philanthropist Bill Gates. The organization is led by a team of nonprofit, business, product, and technology professionals. Visit for more information. 

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    KaLynn Clark
    Development Director
    4 Paws for Ability

    Karen Dayan
    Chief Marketing Officer, Great Nonprofits