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Trickle Up Program

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Trickle Up Program is a international humanitarian organization based in New York, NY that was founded in 1981. As of 2019 they had $4.5 million in revenue and $8.1 million in assets.

Trickle Up works to create a world in which it is unacceptable for anyone to live in ultrapoverty. We inspire and support the poorest and most vulnerable to build sustainable livelihoods and take their first transformative steps out of ultrapoverty. T...

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Program areas at Trickle Up Program

Program implementation:trickle Up implemented its core graduation Program through local partners in burkina faso, bangladesh,guatemala, mexico, india, and vietnam. The graduation approach includes a carefully sequenced series of interventions including targeting the poorest families, supporting them in forming self-help groups to build savings and credit, selection of an appropriate livelihood activity with close and regular coaching, and the provision of a seed capital grant to begin the livelihood activity. Trickle Up provided training, grants and savings support to 54,819 participants in burkina faso, senegal, mauritania and chad, to 6,925 participants in guatemala and mexico, and to 99,913 participants in india, bangladesh and vietnam and 10,122 participants in uganda, and various other refugee projects for a total of 171,799 participants. Considering an average family size of five people, our programs were able to reach over 433,035 people thereby reducing their vulnerability, improving their food security, and supporting them in taking their ...

Technical support:with support from the bureau of population, refugees and migration at the us state department, usaid/food for peace and other partners, Trickle Up has expanded its work with populations affected by displacement in fy19. Working in partnership with the united nations high commissioner for refugees (unhcr) and international ngo partners (including avsi foundation, the norwegion refugee council and caritas switzerland) we have:a. Established and supported, with remote and in-country technical assistance, graduation approach projects in 9 countriesb. Built its capacity to contribute to the graduation and refugees community of practice - including unhcr, ngo partners, and government actors - through the documentation and dissemination of good practices and learnings. C. e-launched the graduation and refugees microsite, the first online portal dedicted to sharing knowledge around the graduation approach adapted for refugees and other persons of concern.d. Facilitated an interactive learning workshop with regional unhcr and implementing partner (ip) staff ...

Program support:trickle Up has a small Program team based in our headquarters office that provides oversight and technical coordination to the in-country and humanitarian technical asistance teams and facilitates coordination and learning across Program units and with external actors active in the poverty alleviation space. The headquarters team visits each office periodically over the course of the year to provide technical support and oversight and engages with government partners in each of the regions support strategic planning for joint demonstration projects project embedded in existing pro-poor policies and programs. The Program team engages in technicalmeetings in the development community to share learning and foster strategic alliances, including the seep network (small enterprise, education and promotion network - to foster financial inclusion); partnership for economic inclusion, a world bank group tasked with developing the model to successfully graduate people out of extreme poverty; and interaction, a consortium of us pvos focused ...

Form 990s for Trickle Up Program

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-08Aug 25, 2020990View PDF
2018-08Jun 19, 2019990View PDF
2017-08May 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-08Aug 18, 2017990View PDF
2015-08Jul 26, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Trickle Up Program

Total grants, contributions, etc.$4,476,431
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$91,348
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$36,083
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$6,302
Net income from fundraising events$-59,397
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$4,550,767

Vendors for Trickle Up Program

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Mazars USA LLPTax accounting; Audit accounting2020-08-25
█████████ ████████Software2020-04-23
█████████Fundraising software; CRM software; Fundraising software2020-04-09
█████████Content management system software2020-04-09
█████████Marketing software2020-04-09
███████ ██████████Annual Benefit Consultant$17,6402019-08-01
████ ███ ████ ████ ███Tax accounting2014-05-01

Personnel at Trickle Up Program

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Michael CastlenVice President Finance and Operations$133,787March 6, 2020
Mike CastlenVice President , Finance and Operations / Vice President , Planning and Operations-Sept. 28, 2020
████████ ██████Vice President , Quality and Innovation$144,740Aug. 31, 2019
██████ ███████Vice President, Development$137,625Aug. 31, 2019
███████ ███████Vice President, Programs$138,947Aug. 31, 2019
███████ ██████Mexico Project Director$149,665Aug. 25, 2020
█████ █████████Director of Operations for Asia Regional Office-July 17, 2019
████ ██████Director of Financial Planning and Analysis-July 17, 2019
█████ ██████████Director of Communications-July 17, 2019
█████ █████████Director of Technical Assistance-July 17, 2019
...and 21 more key personnel

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