Johnnie Walker shines a light on the refugee crisis
Mercy Corps is grateful that Johnnie Walker has selected us as the beneficiary of this initiative. We hope that people will be inspired by the islanders’ simple, yet extraordinary actions in the “Ode to Lesvos” films.
Lebanon, Syria: Syrian dad determined to keep refugee kids learning
Ziad will do anything to ensure his children get an education — and a future — as refugees. At this camp in Lebanon, that meant starting a school in his tent and teaching lessons himself.
Afghanistan, Pakistan: Celebrating International Women’s Day with Afghan refugee women
For International Women's Day Mercy Corps organized two community-based events in Pakistan to further help women and girls in their communities build better lives. More than 100 women participated, including many Afghan refugees.
A note from CEO Neal Keny-Guyer on the passing of Landrum Bolling
Mercy Corps is sad to share the news of the passing of Landrum Bolling, former Director-at-Large. Read CEO Neal Keny-Guyer's note about Landrum Bolling and his legacy.
Expanding psychosocial support for conflict-hit youth builds pathways in Middle East
The Positive Pathways conference in Jordan focused on the risks and opportunities facing children and youth of the Middle East and presented a number of innovative ways humanitarian workers can support their emotional well-being.
Pair with Purpose: Partnering with KEEN for the holidays
This holiday season, we’re excited to share that we're partnering with KEEN, a Portland-based adventure footwear company. KEEN will give $5 to Mercy Corps for every pair of shoes purchased at keenfootwear.com November 20 through December 24.
Mali: Why are Mali’s youth taking up arms?
Our new report on Mali reveals that efforts to discourage youth from turning to violence must engage entire communities, and go beyond just focusing on young people themselves.
Mercy Corps earns top honors in the 2017 Harris Poll Equitrend brand survey
Mercy Corps is named “Brand of the Year” and “Most Loved Brand” in the International Aid Nonprofit category of prestigious national brand study.
The Best Story out of Africa: Its Youth
Africa's youth are the future: Africa is already the world’s youngest continent and by 2050, young people below 25 years of age will make up half a population of more than 2.4 billion.
2016 Annual Report
Our 2016 annual report highlights our greatest accomplishments from last year.