Started in 1979, the famous charity raised £140m in 2007. It operates in more than a hundred countries, maintains an international headquarters in Portland, Oregon, keeps a major office in Sciennes in Edinburgh and has run an elaborate system of programs from Ulan Bator, the Mongolian capital, for the past ten years. According to Mercy Corps officers in Scotland and Mongolia, the charity is pleased to assist Morgan in organizing the endurance race.
Jennifer Adams, the Event Development Coordinator at Mercy Corps, European Headquarters in Edinburgh, Scotland, explained that the charity has been happily accepting money from the organiser Tom Morgan's motor racers since 2005. That’s why, “Mercy Corps are delighted to be a part of the first ever Mongol Derby,” Adams said..
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