We are constantly amazed by the efforts of fundraisers all over the world on behalf of Mercy Corps! Enjoy their inspirational stories, news from our team and fun campaign ideas.
Haiti: Fundraiser of the day: Big-A** Sandwich Shop January 26, 2010
Editor's note: This is the first of a occasional series of short stories about inspiring and colorful donor contributions, efforts and events -- both here in the Pacific Northwest and across the country.
United States: Partners for Change celebrate success July 14, 2009
Over the last few years, clothing companies Horny Toad, Nau and Lizard Lounge have redefined corporate philanthropy and the retail experience by helping customers connect social and environmental responsibility to the shopping experience.
Dane Randall’s cross-country ride for Mercy Corps June 17, 2009
Mongol rally, part 1: Team Flatlanders June 12, 2009
United States: Four bands heard around the world April 14, 2009
It's not unusual for hundreds of people to crowd around the stage at the Crystal Ballroom, bouncing up and down on the venue's famed "floating" dance floor and cheering on a series of bands playing rock songs both old and new.
Uganda: Two voices to raise thousands August 1, 2007
Soon, hundreds of voices will not only speak up in support of displaced Ugandan families; they'll sing out. And the sounds of jazz, heavy metal, folk, country and alternative music will rouse thousands to action.
Generous action makes youth soccer team a winner April 11, 2002
The players on the Wild Green Bananas youth soccer team in West Linn, Oregon did not receive any trophies at the end of their most recent season, but don't tell this group of boys that they aren't winners.