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International Potato Center (CIP)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

CIP is a international development organization based in Peru that was founded in 1971. As of 2018 they had $69 million in revenue and $52 million in assets.

The International Potato Center (CIP) seeks to reduce poverty and achieve food security on a sustained basis in developing countries through scientific research and related activities on potato, sweetpotato, other root and tuber crops.

PO Box 1558
511 3496017
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Program areas at CIP

Direct Research Potato Program for the improvement of potato production and other tuberous roots; collect, maintain and distribute germplasm in order that it may be used nationally and internationally including plant Prot Res, Crop System and Seeds.

Contribute to national program development training activities and help in the organization of a number of collaborative research.

Genebank maintains clonal and seed collections of Potato, Sweet potato, and other Andean roots and tuber crops. Collection is available for use by farmers, plant breeders, and researchers. It is used in breeding programs in over 100 countries.

Form 990s for CIP

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2017-12Mar 15, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Jan 18, 2018990View PDF
2015-12Dec 29, 2016990View PDF
2014-12Oct 5, 2015990View PDF
2013-12Nov 19, 2014990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for CIP

Total grants, contributions, etc.$62,640,515
Program services$5,721,921
Investment income and dividends$178,450
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$21,184
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$825,669
Total revenues$69,387,739

Vendors for CIP

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
KimbiaFundraising software2020-06-24
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-06-24
█████████Content management system software2020-06-24
█████████ ██████Consultant$25,0802016-12-01
███████ █████████████Consultant$56,9252016-12-01
████ ████Consultant$34,5002016-12-01

Personnel at CIP

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Michael GerbaChief Operating Officer$240,436Nov. 1, 2017
Luis MendesChief Financial Officer$167,496Jan. 3, 2018
████████ ███████Head of Grants and Contracts$148,590Nov. 1, 2017
█████ ██████Latin American and the Caribbean ( Lac ) Regional Director$149,348Nov. 12, 2017
██ ████████DDG - Cccap and Director of Cccap$192,647Nov. 1, 2017
█████ █████Deputy Director General for Research$173,126Dec. 31, 2016
██████ ██████Director RTB$176,931Dec. 31, 2016
██████ █████████Chief of Staff$153,417Dec. 31, 2016
█████ ███████Director of Resources Mobilization$168,482Dec. 31, 2015
█████ █████████Past Chief Operations Officer$137,189Dec. 31, 2013
...and four more key personnel

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4Africa Rice Center501(c)(3)$17 millionCote D'ivoire (Ivory Coast),
5International Vaccine Institute (IVI)501(c)(3)$30 millionKorea,
6International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA)501(c)(3)$87 millionNiger,
7Foundation for Innovative New Diagnostics (FIND)501(c)(3)$60 millionSwitzerland,
8International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD)501(c)(3)$23 millionNepal,
9International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD)501(c)(3)$18 millionCanada,
10The International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology (ICIPE)501(c)(3)$25 millionKenya,
11The Asia Foundation501(c)(3)$105 millionSan Francisco, CA
12Winrock International Institute for Agricultural Development501(c)(3)$105 millionLittle Rock, AR
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21International Partnership for Microbicides (IPM)501(c)(3)$35 millionSilver Spring, MD
22Obama Foundation501(c)(3)$164 millionChicago, IL
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24The Task Force for Global Health501(c)(3)$45 millionDecatur, GA
25American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC)501(c)(3)$89 millionIsrael,