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 From Survive to Thrive: An exhibit about feeding a hungry world
795 million people in the world do not have enough food to lead a healthy, active life. Explore with us as we delve into the connection between food, economic development and the environment.Opened November 12, 2015
Exhibit The Wait of War
Commemorating Syria's women and girls after seven years of conflict.Opened March 15, 2018
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.April 18, 2018 // 7:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Lecture Displaced: In Their Shoes - An Interactive Workshop
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. Framed by Su’ad Jarbawi, Mercy Corps’ regional program director for the Middle East, who shares stories from the field about how Mercy Corps is helping refugees meet their urgent needs around the world.May 1, 2018 // 7:00 - 8:30 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.