AMIGOS OF COSTA RICA INC

West Chester, PA   |  www.amigosofcostarica.org

Mission

Amigos of Costa Rica contributes to the well-being of Costa Rica by connecting donors’ values and resources with vetted non-profit solutions.

Ruling year info

2000

Executive Director

Emily Arnold

Main address

PO Box 748

West Chester, PA 19381 USA

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EIN

31-1714653

NTEE code info

Fund Raising and/or Fund Distribution (T12)

Children's Museums (A52)

Natural Resource Conservation and Protection (C30)

IRS filing requirement

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Our programs

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What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

Grow International Philanthropy in Costa Rica

Amigos of Costa Rica aims to support the growth of international philanthropy engaging in Costa Rica. From 2016 to 2021 we went from receiving ~$300k to support Costa Rican nonprofits to over $5 million. When people engage in international philanthropy, the need a trusted partner to ensure that funds are distributed to capable and trustworthy organizations. Amigos of Costa Rica is the premier partner for philanthropic engagement in Costa Rica.

Population(s) Served
Adults
Children and youth

Where we work

Financials

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AMIGOS OF COSTA RICA INC

Board of directors
as of 2/1/2022
SOURCE: Self-reported by organization
Board chair

Mrs. Muni Figueres

No Affiliation

Term: 2017 - 2022

Muni Figueres

Michale Gabriel

Jane Sabin-Davis

Freddy Fachler

Jenny Tcharnaia

Dennis Troper

Neal Brown

Pilar Madrigal

Flora Montealegre

David Luce

Board leadership practices

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  • Board orientation and education
    Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations? No
  • CEO oversight
    Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year ? Yes
  • Ethics and transparency
    Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year? No
  • Board composition
    Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership? No
  • Board performance
    Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years? No

Organizational demographics

SOURCE: Self-reported; last updated 02/01/2022

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Leadership

The organization's leader identifies as:

Race & ethnicity
White/Caucasian/European
Gender identity
Female, Not transgender (cisgender)
Sexual orientation
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, or other sexual orientations in the LGBTQIA+ community
Disability status
Person without a disability

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Gender identity

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Sexual orientation

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Disability

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