Kids play in the yard at an inclusive school in Zarqa, Jordan.
When we work together, a better world is possible

We connect people to people – helping to bring together the resources and opportunities communities need to withstand future challenges.

OUR MISSION

We’re leading a global community of humanitarians to create a future where everyone can prosper.
  • 37m

    people reached across the world in 2020
  • 40+

    countries we work in today
  • 5.6k

    team members around the world
  • 85%

    team members from the countries where they work
Mercy Corps team member in Zimbabwe with a group of people

Who we are

Mercy Corps is a global team of humanitarians working together on the front lines of crisis, disaster, poverty and climate change to create a world where everyone can prosper. Beyond delivering aid to meet urgent needs, we develop long-term solutions to make lasting change possible.

Kenyan man on his smartphone

What we do

In over 40 countries, we work with local changemakers, global innovators and people most affected by crises to help fragile communities break the cycle of poverty, rebuild after disaster and forge new paths to prosperity in the face of injustice, instability and climate change.


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