Our efficiency

Mercy Corps has long been recognized as an excellent steward of the resources entrusted to it. Over the last five years, we have used 86% of our resources for programs that support the communities we serve. Of the remaining 14%, 10% has gone toward administrative costs and 4% to fundraising costs that make our mission possible. Click here to see our detailed financial statements.

  • 86%

    of expenses funded program services over the last 5 years
  • 10%

    of expenses went toward administrative costs that support our work
  • 4%

    of expenses went toward the fundraising that makes our mission possible

Ensuring that resources are wisely spent is a cornerstone of our values, vision, and strategy for growth in the future. We are proud of the awards, endorsements, and honors that substantiate our track record of accountability.