Financial FAQs: Frequently Asked Questions

What is the annual budget?

The budget for 2014 was approximately $3.1 million US Dollars.

How do I know that my money is used honestly and effectively?

ASAPROSAR follows a system of internal and external audits. Some of its activities are self-supporting, such as the eye clinic and a part of the microcredit program. Program money goes a long way as the staff recruits, trains and supervises hundreds of volunteers.

Where does ASAPROSAR get its funding?

  • Interamerican Development Bank
  • The World Bank
  • U.S. Department of Labor
  • International Labor Organization (IPEC/OIT)
  • The Kellogg Foundation
  • Grameen Bank
  • Global Partnerships
  • Friends of ASAPROSAR
  • ASAPROSAR Development Fund
  • Vecinos
  • The Seattle International Foundation
  • Shield-Ayres Foundation
  • Heifer Project International
  • CODESPA Foundation
  • Fund of Initiative for the Americas-El Salvador (FIAES)
  • United Church of Christ, Norwell, Massachusetts
  • Individuals, churches, foundations
  • Sale of services, including lodging, food (cafeteria), vocational training
For further information contact ASAPROSAR or one of its USA partners.