CARE National Conference

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Join us at the CARE National Conference May 22-24, 2017 at the Mead Center for American Theater in Washington, D.C. Register now for the lowest price available.

CARE National Conference: Through the Years

A look back at what you have accomplished at the CARE National Conference

A look back at #CNC16

The 14th CARE National Conference culminated with 557 participants from 38 U.S. states attending nearly 200 meetings in the offices of their elected representatives on Capitol Hill.

May 22-24, 2017 – Join Us, CARE Advocates and Supporters!

Now in its 15th convening, the 2017 CARE National Conference will bring together citizen advocates, corporate responsibility professionals, philanthropists, humanitarians and international development experts for three days of inspiration, learning, connection and advocacy, concluding with face-to-face congressional meetings on Capitol Hill.

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Register now for the 2017 CARE National Conference in order to lock in the lowest possible registration price.

Meet the Speakers

Katie Meyler is a TIME Person of the Year, recognized for her work on the front lines of Ebola. Get the latest information about our other confirmed speakers.

Location & Lodging

The 2017 CARE National Conference will take place at Mead Center for American Theater, 1101 6th St SW, Washington, DC 20024. Click below to explore suggested hotels and discounts.

Registration Fees and What Is Included

Explore the agenda with detailed session descriptions for all three days of conference. Learn more about what is included in registration fees.

Our Sponsors

Thank you to our 2017 corporate sponsors for their generous support.

Local Goes Global: CARE Advocates on Capitol Hill

CARE Citizen Advocates take to Capitol Hill and share their experiences of lobbying for global issues on a local level.

Madeleine Albright at #CNC16

Former United State Secretary of State Madeleine Albright speaks at the CARE National Conference 2016 in Washington DC.

Total Package

The original CARE package has come a long way in 70 years – these citizen advocates are here to tell you what it means to deliver lasting change today.

Julianna Margulies at #CNC16

Actress and activist Julianna Margulies joins the 2016 CARE National Conference.

In Case You Missed It: Recapping Day 2

Taking a look at Day 2 of the 2016 CARE National Conference

Claudine Mensah Awute Talks of Child Marriage

CARE Country Director of Benin/Togo tells an inspiring story of how students helped save their classmate from child marriage.

In Case You Missed It: Recapping Day 1

Taking a look at Day 1 of the 2016 CARE National Conference

How Far Would You Go?

How far would you go to advocate for the world’s poor?

2 SPEAK OUT Advocacy


Ask Congress to support policies for lasting change. 


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