Katie-Jay Scott

Katie-Jay keeps i-ACT running on several levels. Much of her work entails coordinating partnerships with other grassroots organizations and implementing the campaigns developed by Gabriel and seeing through the details. She graduated from Portland State University with a BA in Sociology and a focus on Community Development. She has previously worked as a community organizer in Thailand, Guatemala, and with grassroots organizations across the United States.

Ending Genocide with Empathy

Ending Genocide with Empathy

Empathy is the capacity to understand or feel what another person is experiencing from his/her position. It’s the capacity to place oneself in another’s position. As Ashoka’s Start Empathy school curriculum describes, “[E]mpathizing with the feelings and...
Pamper for a Purpose!

Pamper for a Purpose!

iACT is thrilled to partner with Never Again Coalition and Pamper for a Purpose for their 2018 event this coming weekend, July 13-14. Check out the Facebook event here. All weekend long, wellness and beauty providers—hairdressers, estheticians, massage therapists,...
Kickstarting a Year of Change!

Kickstarting a Year of Change!

On May 5th, the iACT community came together at our annual event, One Strong Kick, to celebrate our accomplishments and commit to doing even more toward achieving our mission to provide humanitarian action to aid, empower, and extend hope to those affected by mass...