Jennifer Schmidt’s fundraising campaigns
Jennifer Schmidt's fundraising page for Horn of Africa Hunger Crisis
This campaign raised
Step up for Soacha! Help plant 60,000 trees so Colombian children can thrive
This campaign has raised$2628of $3000
Mercy Corps is no longer accepting donation for Make an Urban Slum in Colombia Safer for Families
Jen Schmidt's Send Help to Haiti Fundraiser
This campaign has raised$695of $1000
Mercy Corps is no longer accepting donation for Haiti Earthquake Recovery
Be the Change: OEMBA Class 24 Big Give!
This campaign has raised$1125of $1000wow!
Jennifer Schmidt’s stories
Jordan: Tackling the global water crisis with expert partner Xylem June 21, 2013
One in eight people around the world does not have access to clean water. This is how we're exploring new ways to fix that.
Sweet treats from KEEN Footwear support our disaster relief efforts March 4, 2013
Last Friday, Portland-based KEEN Footwear held a cupcake giveaway to celebrate the company's 10th birthday and show support for Mercy Corps.
Partners extend our impact around the world February 25, 2013
On International Corporate Philanthropy Day, we're recognizing the companies who have joined us to save and improve lives around the world.
United States: We Can Be Heroes exhibit opens eyes to Horn of Africa crisis June 28, 2012
It’s a special week at our headquarters in Portland.
India, Indonesia, Japan, Kenya: Mercy Corps can't do it alone February 27, 2012
It takes a lot to make a difference for people in 41 countries around the world. Mercy Corps can’t do it alone.
Teaming up to change lives May 18, 2011
Our staff work in the world’s toughest places – from Sudan to Syria, and Colombia to the Congo. It’s our job at Portland HQ to support our people on the front lines, from logistics to finance to fundraising. But sometimes, it takes a little help from our friends.
Check in to change lives May 17, 2011
At high noon, me and 25 of my red-t-shirted Mercy Corps colleagues rode the Max train down to Columbia Sportswear’s flagship store to help kick off a new social media ‘Check In’ campaign for Mercy Corps.
Afghanistan: 'All roads lead to women' May 6, 2011
This afternoon Gayle Tzemach Lemmon talked with Mercy Corps’ communications director Joy Portella and supporters from around the country and the world about the importance of investing in women -- a theme of her New York Times bestselling book, Th
Colombia: Sowing Seeds of Hope October 27, 2010
During our six days in Colombia we saw extreme poverty and conflict side-by-side with hope, courage and empowerment. But most of all, we saw the seeds of lasting change taking hold.
Colombia: Planting trees in Soacha September 14, 2010
Soacha is poor but full of pride. We're helping residents beautify their community by planting trees and caring for them. It's one step toward turning a barren field into an active park for children and their parents.