Mercy Corps has long been recognized as an excellent steward of the resources entrusted to it. Over the last five years, Mercy Corps has used 86 percent of our resources for programs that help people in need.

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

Better Business Bureau

Mercy Corps meets all 20 of the Better Business Bureau’s standards for charity accountability.

Charity Navigator

Charity Navigator gives Mercy Corps four stars – its highest rating – for accountability and transparency. Review our rating ▸

Charity Watch

Charity Watch, a leading charity watchdog agency, awarded Mercy Corps an “A” for financial efficiency in its CharityWatch rating guide.


Mercy Corps is a member of InterAction, the largest coalition of America’s most reputable international NGOs. We adhere to InterAction’s financial and ethical standards in our fundraising and program operations.