United States

Mercy Corps is hard at work across the world helping people face some of the world’s toughest challenges — and bringing together a global community of action. Curious how you can get involved? See the many ways to join us ▸

In the United States, our local initiatives are creating productive, informed communities and giving people near and far the support they need to thrive.

Mercy Corps Action Center

The Mercy Corps Action Center is the place where our global programs come to life in person. Located at our global headquarters in Portland, Oregon, it hosts in-depth exhibits, lectures and discussions, and youth workshops to engage the community around global issues that inform our work around the world. Learn more ▸

Mercy Corps Northwest

Mercy Corps Northwest is our local economic development nonprofit, independently operating several programs to help integrate underserved populations and create thriving communities in the Pacific Northwest. From small business trainings and loans, to prison re-entry support and gardens for refugees, efforts work to achieve Mercy Corps’ mission close to home. Learn more ▸


A complement to our business development work around the world, MicroMentor is a free social network that allows budding entrepreneurs to connect with established mentors who can help them establish their ventures — and offers business leader an opportunity to volunteer their expertise. It also offers tools for other organizations to develop their own mentoring programs. Learn more ▸