International : Development and Relief Services

Mercy Corps

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three stars

85.59

45 SW Ankeny Street Portland, OR 97204
tel: (800) 292-3355   Web Site
EIN: 91-1148123

Board Leadership
Gisel Kordestani & Nick Blazquez
Co-Chairs

CEO
Neal Keny-Guyer
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.59 three stars
  Financial 79.85 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Mercy Corps exists to alleviate suffering, poverty and oppression by helping people build secure, productive and just communities. We are a leading global organization powered by the belief that a better world is possible. In disaster, in hardship, in more than 40 countries around the world, we partner to put bold solutions into action - helping people triumph over adversity and build stronger communities from within. Now, and for the future.

Mercy Corps exists to alleviate suffering, poverty and oppression by helping people build secure, productive and just communities. We are a leading global organization powered by the belief that a better world is possible. In disaster, in hardship, in more than 40 countries around the world, we partner to put bold solutions into action - helping people triumph over adversity and build stronger communities from within. Now, and for the future.

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Financial

two stars

79.85

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
82.3%
  Administrative Expenses 12.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.26
  Program Expenses Growth 2.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 55.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Mercy Corps on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Mercy Corps on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $131,764,068
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $987,196
   Government Grants $175,469,704
Total Contributions $308,220,968
   Program Service Revenue $1,101,358
Total Primary Revenue $309,322,326
   Other Revenue $-677,758
TOTAL REVENUE $308,644,568
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $251,753,928
   Administrative Expenses $44,683,442
   Fundraising Expenses $17,343,438
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $313,780,808
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-5,136,240
   
Net Assets $84,612,144

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$469,766 0.14% Neal Keny-Guyer Chief Executive Officer

Mission

Mercy Corps exists to alleviate suffering, poverty and oppression by helping people build secure, productive and just communities. We are a leading global organization powered by the belief that a better world is possible. In disaster, in hardship, in more than 40 countries around the world, we partner to put bold solutions into action - helping people triumph over adversity and build stronger communities from within. Now, and for the future.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Mercy Corps (OR) 85.59 three stars
World Relief (MD) 91.20 four stars
Doctors Without Borders, USA (NY) 94.74 four stars
PATH (WA) 89.08 three stars
ADRA International (MD) 88.57 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Mercy Corps
45 SW Ankeny Street
Portland, OR 97204
tel: (800) 292-3355
fax: (503) 796-6844
EIN: 91-1148123

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 2669
Portland, OR 97208

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Board Leadership

Gisel Kordestani & Nick Blazquez
Co-Chairs

CEO

Neal Keny-Guyer
Chief Executive Officer