Lecture Resilience in the Age of Climate Change with Jeff Goodell
Mercy Corps is thrilled to bring Jeff Goodell, acclaimed writer and investigative journalist, to Revolution Hall in Portland! Goodell is an expert on climate change and humanity's fraught relationship with our rapidly changing planet.October 4, 2018 // 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Location: Revolution Hall
Community Support Mercy Corps through the Portland Thorns
The Portland Thorns are contributing $10 to Mercy Corps of ticket sales for the August 22nd home game.August 22, 2018 // 8:00 - 10:00 PM
Location: Providence Park
Lecture Stories from a Forgotten Crisis: our work in DRC
Join us on August 22 at 12 p.m. for a brown-bag discussion with Whitney Elmer, Deputy Country Director for Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), on Mercy Corps' response to the most recent ebola outbreak as well as the emergency needs of internally displaced people and host communities.August 22, 2018 // 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Lecture Shaping the Future of Sustainable Sourcing (SEATTLE)
Join the conversation in Seattle about sustainability in corporate supply chains, and reflect on how non-profits and for-profits together can lead the way to a more equitable, healthy and prosperous world. Hosted by Global Washington, in partnership with Final Mile Logistics Seattle Working Group.June 21, 2018 // 3:00 - 5:30 p.m.
Location: Global Washington
Performance World Refugee Day: Take Action Happy Hour
On World Refugee Day, Mercy Corps is hosting a Take Action happy hour with special musical guest Joe Kye.June 20, 2018 // 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
Lecture Living a Socially Conscious Life: Translating Personal Values to Action
Join writer and social entrepreneur Magogodi oaMphela Makhene and the Action Center for an interactive discussion on how we can leverage the personal values we hold to transform the communities around us.May 24, 2018 // 7:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Lecture Refugee Youth: A Force for Change (SEATTLE)
Join us at Global Washington in Seattle on May 8 for a discussion with Mercy Corps Youth Program leader, Omar Al-Tal, on the opportunities and challenges these young people face as they approach the next phase of their lives, and hear his vision for how war is shaping the next champions for peace.May 8, 2018 // 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Location: Global Washington
Lecture Displaced: In Their Shoes - An Interactive Workshop SOLD OUT
Step into the shoes of a displaced family with this immersive, hands-on experience that brings to life the impossible choices refugees face every day. This program is now sold out.May 1, 2018 // 7:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Lecture What is the What of South Sudan?
Valentino Achak Deng joins Steve Zodrow, Mercy Corps senior program officer for East and South Africa, in a discussion about the threat of famine and the future of South Sudan after years of civil war. Co-sponsored by World Oregon.April 18, 2018 // 7:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Lecture Frontiers of Social Impact: Innovations in Global Development (San Francisco)
Mercy Corps team members Amanda West and Ric Shreves share how we’re using the latest technologies--like blockchain and heat mapping--and investing in new business models that create sustainable impact around the world. Location: San Francisco, Google Community SpaceMarch 22, 2018 // 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Google Community Space