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CARE is one of the world's largest private international humanitarian organizations, committed to helping families in poor communities improve their lives and achieve lasting victories over poverty. The organization was founded in 1945, when 22 American organizations came together to rush lifesaving CARE Packages® to survivors of World War II. CARE quickly became a trusted vehicle for the compassion and generosity of millions. Originally located in New York City, we moved our headquarters to Atlanta, Georgia, in 1993. We are located at 151 Ellis Street, NE, Atlanta, Georgia 30303-2440 USA.
 
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4/30/14

CARE joins Jordanian Government, Partners to Open Azraq Refugee Camp

Jordan opens new camp to cope with increasing numbers of Syrian refugees

4/29/14

Celebrate Moms Around the World This Mother’s Day with CARE

Magazine gift subscriptions support moms in world’s poorest places ATLANTA  -- This Mother’s Day, honor a special mom in your life by giving to CARE, one of the world’s...

4/28/14

NGOs Condemn Attacks on Civilians in South Sudan and Emphasize a Need for Urgent Humanitarian Assistance

The undersigned non-governmental organisations (NGOs) express deep concern at the serious escalation in violence in South Sudan, which has resulted in the deaths of hundreds...

4/24/14

On One-Year Anniversary of Rana Plaza Disaster in Bangladesh, CARE Honors Victims with Continued Commitment to Worker Safety, Empowerment

On the first anniversary of the Rana Plaza garment factory collapse that killed 1,135 people and injured 2,500 more in Bangladesh, the poverty-fighting organization CARE...

4/17/14

New Report Warns of Worsening Humanitarian Disaster in South Sudan

CARE urges global community to act now to help nearly 7 million at risk 

4/17/14

New Report Warns of Worsening Humanitarian Disaster in South Sudan

CARE urges global community to act now to help nearly 7 million at risk

4/16/14

CARE International ready to support newly arrived Syrian refugees in Azraq camp, Jordan

Amman, Jordan - CARE is ready to provide much needed support to newly arrived refugees when they reach Azraq camp, Jordan’s sixth  Syrian refugee camp.

4/15/14

Urban Syrian Refugees Struggle to Make Ends Meet in Jordan

CARE releases new study on situation of urban refugees  

4/8/14

CARE Mourns the Passing of Former CEO Peter Bell

Peter Bell, a former president and CEO of CARE, one of the world’s largest humanitarian organizations, died after a five-month battle with cancer at Massachusetts General...

4/7/14

Jordan: Nine out of ten Syrian refugee households report family members with medical conditions

Without further funding more and more Syrians could die of preventable and treatable diseases, warns CARE

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Atlanta's CARE Celebrates International Day of the Girl

To honor and commemorate the International Day of the Girl, CARE, an Atlanta based humanitarian organization dedicated to fighting global poverty, held a celebration of art made by girls from around the world. The exhibition, dubbed "Through the Eyes of a Girl International Art Exhibit" was held Friday evening at the Mason Maurer Fine Art Gallery. 

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