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
Lecture SAGE presents Nicholas Kristof
Nicholas Kristof, two-time Pulitzer Prize winning author and celebrated columnist from The New York Times, shares the core message of his new book "A Path Appears: Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunities." Produced by SAGE (Senior Advocates for Generational Equity), and co-sponsored by Mercy Corps.
October 5th 2014, 4:00 pm — 6:00 pm
Location: First Congregational United Church of Christ
Lecture Why Global Development is Succeeding
Join us for a talk with Author and Global Economist, Charles Kenny, as he discusses his optimistic take on the global economy and America's growth potential.
October 9th 2014, 7:00 pm — 8:30 pm
Lecture The Neuroscience of Resilience
Sarina Saturn, Ph.D., Neuroscientist, Assistant Professor of Psychology at Oregon State University uses the evolving neuroscience of resilience to help us understand how we keep or lose control when responding to disaster, Originally scheduled for December 4, this lecture has been moved to occur on Thursday, October 23.
October 23rd 2014, 7:00 pm — 8:30 pm
Community Stories From the Field
Hear Craig Redmond, Senior Vice President of Mercy Corps Programs, moderate a discussion with members of our Middle East team.
November 11th 2014, 7:00 pm — 8:30 pm
Lecture All the Wrong Places: Travelogue of a Crisis Correspondent
Join us for an evening of stories and images with David Gilkey, Staff Photographer and Video Editor for NPR.
December 4th 2014, 7:00 pm — 8:30 pm
Lecture Designing a Path Out of Poverty: Jocelyn Wyatt and Jade Gray
Join us for and evening 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