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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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1/27/17

CARE Statement on Executive Order on Refugees

WASHINGTON, D.C.—(January 27, 2017)-- Today on Holocaust Remembrance Day, President Trump signed an executive order which curbs a life-saving program that provides protection...

1/24/17

HUMANITARIANS FEAR FOR THE 750,000 CIVILIANS IN WESTERN MOSUL

BAGHDAD (January 24, 2017) - One hundred days after military operations to retake Mosul started, humanitarian partners are expressing deep concern about the plight of the...

1/20/17

Syria Crisis: No Time for Humanitarian Paralysis in the Face of Syrian Suffering

AMMAN—(January 19, 2017)-  The overwhelming scale, complexity and duration of the Syrian humanitarian catastrophe must not be allowed to frustrate efforts to reach everyone...

1/17/17

New report: 10 most under-reported humanitarian crises of 2016

CARE highlights ten neglected humanitarian crises around the world in latest report

1/10/17

Funds urgently needed, as Southern Africa enters peak of hunger crisis

(January 10, 2017) Millions face hunger in Southern Africa as the hunger crisis enters its peak, warns the humanitarian aid organization CARE.

12/23/16

CARE Prepares For Typhoon Nock-Ten; Ready to Respond When Needed

ATLANTA (December 23, 2016) — Severe Tropical Storm Nock-ten (locally known as Nina) is expected to make landfall in the Bicol Region, Philippines on December 25, Christmas...

12/19/16

Syria: Passage of Security Council Resolution is a first step, real test will be implementation

AMMAN, Jordan - CARE cautiously welcomes the resolution approved unanimously by the UN Security Council today and call for its immediate and full implementation.

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