Powered by the belief that a better world is possible, Mercy Corps is a leading global organization working to empower people to survive through crisis, build better lives and transform their communities for good. The organization has nearly 5,000 team members reaching nearly 22 million people and a total operating revenue in FY2017 of $436.6 million; 87% of revenue is channeled directly into programs in more than 40 countries. Mercy Corp implements a wide breadth of interventions and programs including emergency response and those that focus on food insecurity, cultivating resilience and empowering vulnerable youth and adolescence in locations across the world.
Since 1979, they have helped people grappling with the toughest hardships survive — and then thrive. That’s the heart of the approach: They help communities turn crisis into opportunity.
Throughout the history, Mercy Corps has demonstrated innovation, timeliness and the ability to adapt quickly to changing realities.