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Career Day at Mercy Corps
November 8, 2018 | 8:45 am - 1:30 pm
Do you dream of making a global impact?
Spend the day at Mercy Corps.
Career Day Information
Learn about a career in international development with the nonprofit Portland Workforce Alliance!
- Spend the day at Mercy Corps, a global humanitarian aid organization based in Portland, specializes in community-based development projects in more than 40 countries around the world.
- Join Mercy Corps staff at the Action Center for an interactive and eye-opening day exploring the strategies of international development. Take the first steps in learning how projects get funded, people get hired and social change actually happens.
- Do a fun workshop on International Development and talk with professionals about their career paths and making a difference.
Check-in & Eligibility
Check-in at 8:45 am. Program starts promptly at 9:00 am and ends at 1:30 pm. Open to students from PWA’s partner high schools as well as tri-county districts.
Dress Code & Lunch
A pizza lunch will be provided by PWA. Dress to impress! Business casual attire is best. No shorts, sweatpants, crop tops, hats, t-shirts with objectionable logos/graphics or gum. Nice, clean jeans are ok.
Download the printable flyer here.
Registration closes: When filled. Seats fill fast! Sign up today.
Portland Public Schools: Talk to your career counselor.
Tri-county districts: See your tri-county contact. You may also apply via email using the North Clackamas form and await confirmation.