Our community

We Love Our Community

Connecting with Our Community

Mercy Connections is a culturally specific organization that focuses on West African immigrants and refugees and others living in Portland and it’s Metropolitan Area. It provides resource information, and connect communities to services which leads to healthy and fulfilling lives.

Values / We believe in…


Everyone, including immigrants, deserves to have access to resources that enable them to meet their basic needs and realize their full potential.
Dignity. Immigrants must have a voice in decisions being made about their communities.


Belonging is transformative. We come together to support individuals, families, cultural communities, and our shared geographic communities.


Our African traditions sustain us, and learning new cultures helps us grow and thrive in our new homeland.