Sarah Weaver Sarah Weaver Sarah Weaver’s stories Niger: "When suffering time comes, we have to suffer": Coping with hunger in Niger There’s no easy way to solve the problems that hunger brings to Halima and families like hers. With each passing day, a new challenge arises. Mercy Corps is helping address those challenges. DR Congo: A humanitarian life born from displacement As the director of the communications team in DRC, Odette regularly meets with families facing crisis. As a former refugee, she understands their struggles firsthand. Nigeria: A nightmare ended, a dream realized: How one woman is rebuilding after Boko Haram After Boko Haram left Jummai's village, she was eager to start a new business to provide for her family. Now she has not one, but two thriving small businesses. United States: In Puerto Rico, one community leader prepares for what's next As Puerto Rico continues to recover from Hurricane Maria, we're working with community leaders like Maria Torres Ramos to help people prepare and build resilience in anticipation of future storms. 5 ways you made the world a better place in 2018 Our supporters helped transform the lives of 28 million people in 40 countries this year. Read more about this year's accomplishments.