Growth from guidance: MicroMentor and young entrepreneurs
A Mercy Corps program connects mentors and small business owners to share ideas and support in a global community.
December 20, 2021
The promise of blockchain and crypto: Can fintech move the financial inclusion needle?
Watch Mercy Corps’ Scott Onder and industry experts discuss what these new technologies mean for the communities we serve.
August 16, 2019
For working mothers in Ethiopia, a better life starts with affordable daycare
Finding affordable daycare is just another hurdle working mothers must overcome in Addis Ababa, the capital of and largest city in Ethiopia. One woman is committed to helping them.
August 15, 2019
The challenge of financial inclusion in the age of digital currency
Organizations like Mercy Corps must seek to harness the power of blockchain and digital currencies for the people and communities they serve while doing their utmost to minimize risks.
July 12, 2019
How supporting small businesses unlocks brighter futures in the Pacific Northwest
Since its inception, Mercy Corps Northwest has placed millions of dollars into the hands of budding entrepreneurs and fostered the creation of more than 15,000 businesses. Here are a few of those entrepreneurs’ stories.
June 18, 2019
Libra: Creating financial opportunity for all
We've joined the Libra Association, the organization responsible for developing Libra — a new global currency that we believe could spark a revolution in financial inclusion.