Mercy CorpsMercy Corps
is a not-for-profit organization engaged in humanitarian aid and development activities. It was founded in 1979
as Save the Refugees Fund
in response to the plight of Cambodian
refugees fleeing the famine
of the Killing Fields
It is now a leading global relief and development organization, assisting over 5 million people a year in more than 30 countries. It has headquarters offices in Portland, Oregon, and Edinburgh, Scotland.
Mercy Corps is an NGO and a PVO.