Ferguson solidarity rally

In Ferguson, it’s the Movement, not the Moment that Matters

It’s been 108 days since Michael Brown’s shooting in Ferguson, Missouri sparked a modern day mobilization. More »

Claudia Alick performs at Justice within Reach

Call for Woman Writer & Theatrical Performer – Deadline December 19th!

MRG Foundation is seeking one woman writer/performer of original theatrical work who lives in Oregon to perform at Justice within Reach 2015. More »

Carol Tatch smiling at the camera

Welcoming Carol Tatch

Carol Tatch, formerly at Mercy Corps, joins MRG Foundation as our new Donor Relations Director. In her new role at MRG, Carol will provide strategic vision and leadership for our major donor program. More »

Justice-seekers gather over food

No Vacation from Justice

It’s that time of year when the sun is shinning brightly and our thoughts turn quickly to the outdoors. But justice knows no season! Every summer gathering and celebration is a chance to build momentum. More »

Sheryl Sackman goodbye party

Wishing Sheryl All the Best

It is with gratitude, the best of wishes and, yes, some sadness, that MRG Foundation bids a fond farewell to our longtime development director, Sheryl Sackman as she pursues a new adventure with the Forest Park Conservancy! More »

Voz Workers Rights rallies for change

MRG Awards Grants to 21 of Oregon’s Social Change Groups

MRG Foundation’s grantmakers just awarded $225,000 to twenty-one amazing groups across Oregon. Including five brand new groups! Check out the groups that are on the front lines of building a just and joyful Oregon. More »

MRG Foundation Receives $175,000 from Meyer Memorial Trust

2014 marks the start of an exciting partnership with one Oregon’s leading foundations! More »

Claudia Alick to perform at MRG’s Justice within Reach on May 10th!

We are excited to announce Claudia Alick as the 2014 Lilla Jewel Artist! Claudia is a powerful performer who uses her art to inspire people to see the world in new ways and to promote social justice ideals. See her perform at Justice within Reach on May 10, 2014! More »

What to Watch for in 2014

At MRG we often think of social change work as building a wave. And, even with more than a few the big-ticket items up on the social justice agenda this year, a great deal of the work will involve building that wave. More »

MRG Awards $225,000 to Advance Social Justice

Twenty social change groups across the state were just awarded $225,000. Learn more about them here! More »