Meet the owner of Portland's only all-vegan popsicle shop
Ice Queen's refreshing flavors and “cute” aesthetic make it a favorite for Portlanders. The shop's growth was made possible by a small business (IDA) grant from Mercy Corps Northwest.
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January 18, 2022
In the community – M&M Marketplace + Pollos Aguilar
The M&M Marketplace is a weekend market in Hillsboro, Oregon that is filled with goods and flavors from across Latin America. They've supported businesses like Pollos Aguilar with business education classes from Mercy Corps Northwest.
November 16, 2021
2021 Northwest Made Holiday Market
Shop from 100+ local businesses at the 8th annual Northwest Made Holiday Market at ShopNorthwestMade.org from November 26-Dec 31, 2021
October 26, 2021
Stories from Vancouver – Summer Brown of Therapeutic Change
Summer Brown is a licensed marriage and family therapist based in Vancouver, Washington. She strives to offer counseling to individuals, partners, families and beyond through a culturally affirming approach.
October 05, 2021
Tips for Women Business Owners
Women face specific challenges when it comes to business ownership, and Mercy Corps Northwest is here to help.
August 25, 2021
Dakima Maria Builds A Beauty Empire in Vancouver
Based in Vancouver, Washington, Dakima Maria works as a traveling hair stylist, fashion designer, cosmetic line creator and author.