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Leah Hazard’s stories
For the activist on your list December 10, 2009
This time of year there are always lots of gift guides published — what to get for Mom, Dad, the hostess and the fashionista. Jewelry? A snuggie? Suggestions abound. But what about the activist?
A harebrained idea (worth $1,434) December 8, 2009
Harebrained is how Jody Pratt described her idea to ask for a matching fundraising drive to support Mercy Corps' work around the world, rather than Christmas presents from the mall.
A little here and there can add up to a lot November 15, 2009
There are a lot of important ways to support Mercy Corps — from donations in the midst of an emergency to monthly givers who support our work all year long.
In Pakistan, families begin to return home July 28, 2009
The latest update just in from our emergency-response team in Pakistan: The Government of Pakistan estimates there are 3.584 million internally displaced persons (IDPs) with 24,841 families in camps and 236,908 families outside camps.
Photo of the Day: Gardening in Zimbabwe July 17, 2009
We helped these Zimbabwean gardeners adopt farming techniques that are lighter on the land and that increase soil fertility, such as intermingling crops and using organic compost.
China: Photo of the Day: A message of hope July 8, 2009
Psychosocial programing may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Mercy Corps' work, but one look at this photo and you realize how important it is.
Photo of the Day: Republic of Georgia June 16, 2009
A former police building is being used as temporary housing for internally-displaced persons. In this photo, our staff members met with displaced families to assess needs for a winterization program.
Photo of the Day: Zimbabwe's AIDS Orphans June 11, 2009
This photo was taken in May 2007 in Chitungwiza, Zimbabwe, where we're assisting vulnerable, economically-disadvantaged children and families that are dealing with the AIDS epidemic.
Photo of the Day: Empowering Women in Sudan June 9, 2009
Participants of the 2007 Mercy Corps' conference "Strengthening Women's Participation and Leadership in Southern Sudan." Learn more about what Mercy Corps is doing to empower women across the globe.
United States: Not your typical cultural exchange May 27, 2009
There’s some work Mercy Corps is obviously associated with: humanitarian aid, economic development, and disaster relief. But there’s some work we do that’s more surprising to people...