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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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.
August 09, 2021
Stories from Vancouver – Eddy Holford of Xpresso 2 U
Eddy Holford Brings Xpresso 2 U to Vancouver Coffee in a Flash. Learn more about how Eddy Holford of Xpresso 2 U partnered with Mercy Corps Northwest to keep his business thriving.
June 29, 2021
Startup 101: What you need to know
Mercy Corps Northwest offers resources to help guide you on your journey to become a business owner.
June 15, 2021
Stories from Southern Washington – Dorothy Golson of Southern Girl Delights
Dorothy Golson reopened her food cart, Southern Girl Delights, and Creative Catering by Dorothy, with support from Mercy Corps Northwest.
May 04, 2021
Stories from Walla Walla – Antonio Garcia of Abzuya Woodworking
Antonio Garcia leveraged a grant from Mercy Corps Northwest to launch Abzuya Woodworking in Walla Walla.