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New York BBB Wise Giving Report for
Pro Mujer

A BBB Accredited charity


Expiration Date:
Pro Mujer
253 West 35th Street 11th Floor
New York, NY 10001
Year, State Incorporated:
1990, District of Columbia
Stated Purpose:
" Pro Mujer provides poor women in Latin America with the means to build livelihoods for themselves and futures for their families through microfinance, business training, and healthcare support. "

Evaluation Conclusions

Pro Mujer meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.


Pro Mujer operates in 5 countries in Latin America (Bolivia, Peru, Nicaragua, Mexico and Argentina) providing a holistic range of services to poor women, including micro-finance, health services and training and empowerment. Access to these services enables Pro Mujer`s clients to significantly improve their lives, the lives of their families and ultimately their communities.


Chief Executive Officer:
Ms. Rosario Perez, President and CEO
Chair of the Board:
Ms. Gail Landis
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation:
Board Size:
Paid Staff Size:

Compensation includes annual salary and, if applicable, benefit plans, expense accounts, and other allowances.

Fund Raising

Method(s) Used:

Direct Mail Appeals, Telephone Appeals, Invitations To Fundraising Events, Print Advertisements (Newspapers, Magazines, etc.), Grant Proposals, Internet.
Fundraising costs were 28.2% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $5,072,607, are donations received as a result of fund raising activities.)

Tax Status

This organization is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. It is eligible to receive contributions deductible as charitable donations for federal income tax purposes.


The following information is based on Pro Mujer`s Financial Statement for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2012.

Source of Funds  

Financial Revenue Interest


Grants and Contributions


Other Program Revenue


Total Income


Program Expenses  

Credit and Program Services

Total Program Expenses:
Fund Raising Expenses
Administrative Expenses

Total expenses

Income in Excess of Expenses




Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses

Programs: 81%  Fund Raising: 4%  Administrative 15% 
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Beginning net assets $48,979,850
Ending net assets 58,565,189
Total liabilities 106,604,178

Total assets



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