Check out events happening in our Portland Action Center, fundraising events put on by supporters like you, and other promotional efforts that benefit Mercy Corps.
Exhibit Emergency Response Exhibit at The Mercy Corps Action Center
Come visit our new interactive exhibit where you can explore exactly how Mercy Corps responds in emergency situations.
May 19th — December 31st
Youth Workshops Portland Art Museum and Mercy Corps Action Center Partnership
The Mercy Corps Action Center and Portland Art Museum have partnered to provide an educational opportunity that examines the ongoing conflict in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and the thoughtful process of Mercy Corps' community-driven programming.
November 17th — February 13th
Lecture Notes from the Field: Managing Ebola's Impact on Communities and Economies
Hear how Mercy Corps responds to global crises such as the Ebola outbreak in West Africa from Mark Ferdig, leader of Strategic Response and Global Emergencies. Mark will share his experience, with audience Q&A.
December 2nd 2014, 5:30 pm — 7:00 pm
Location: Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Visitor Center
Lecture Designing a Path Out of Poverty: Jocelyn Wyatt and Jade Gray
Join us for an evening with Jocelyn Wyatt, Co-lead and Executive Director of IDEO.org, and Jade Gray, IDEO.org Business Developer. Originally scheduled for November 18, this event has been changed to occur on December 11.
December 11th 2014, 7:00 pm — 8:30 pm
Lecture On the Ground: Mercy Corps and the Democratic Republic of Congo
In conjunction with the Portland Art Museum's exhibit of photographs about the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Enclave, by Richard Mosse, Mercy Corps' DRC country director Mark Dwyer talks about the geopolitical context and what Mercy Corps teams have been doing to help meet the needs of families displaced by decades of conflict.
January 15th 2015, 7:00 pm — 8:00 pm
Location: Portland Art Museum
Lecture Travelogue of a Crisis Correspondent
DATE CHANGE: Due to an assignment in Sierra Leone covering the Ebola outbreak, David Gilkey has rescheduled is talk from December 4 to February 3.
February 3rd 2015, 7:00 pm — 8:30 pm