Megan Zabel Holmes’ stories
Guatemala: Meet our field staff: Carlos
Fighting for the rights of rural communities comes naturally to Carlos. Find out why he's dedicated to improving lives in his own country.
Afghanistan: Meet our field staff: Meena
More than 95 percent of our worldwide team members are from the countries where they work — and we're inviting them to give us a peek into their work and lives. This month, meet Meena Haidari, who is working to empower women in Afghanistan.
10 stunning landscape photos from the world’s toughest places
We work in some of the toughest places in the world, but their incredible settings are a reminder of what lies beyond poverty, conflict and disaster.
Symbolic gifts + goodies: Six perfect pairs
You can’t exactly tie a bow around your good deed and place it under the tree. So pair your Mercy Corps Gift with a little something that represents the life-changing work your donation makes possible.
Resilience photo contest: More of our favorites
We asked you to show us resilience, and did you ever! We were so impressed with the submissions to our photo contest, that we decided we couldn't wrap things up without sharing more of your stunning images.
Mercy Corps Gifts: Not just for 'big kids'
Our supporters are incredibly thoughtful people. Thank you for writing this letter, Margaret, and thanks for allowing us to share it.
Get crafty with Mercy Corps gifts
I am one of those competitive gift-givers who finds satisfaction in knowing that my creative and thoughtfully packaged presents look better than the other ones under the tree — which, although thrilling, creates a conundrum, because I’m also a proponent of giving symbolic gifts.
And the winner is...
"What caught me were her eyes, which despite the conflict and suffering all around, told a story of expectation and hope." — Senior Program Officer Sanjay Gurung
Cast your vote
Cast your vote! It's up to you to choose the cover of our 2012 calendar.