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Impacting Poor People Around the World

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1/4/16

'Yes, school reintegration is possible when you get money'

My name is Odette Nizeyimana. I’m 18 years old and come from a poor family, where finding food was sometimes difficult. Unlike many parents who think it is unnecessary to...

1/4/16

‘I Have Retrieved My Dream’

KL* is a 17-year-old Syrian adolescent who moved to Cairo after the war began in Syria. Like most Syrians who were forced to leave their homes under such circumstances, he...

1/4/16

Deviating from the Norm to Ensure Food Security

In a culture where the husband is usually expected to be the breadwinner for a household, Zerfu Mehari is a woman who has taken the lead and is working closely with her...

12/21/15

Gifts of Lasting Change

By saving pennies a day, girls in Kenya’s largest slum fulfill a new season of promise and possibility.

11/24/15

Giving Tuesday: Donor Thank-A-Thon, World Giving Record and Celebrity Chef Virtual Potluck Top CARE’s Menu

Poverty-fighting organization offers variety of ways to support CARE’s mission on day dedicated to giving

11/19/15

CARE’s History Tells Us: No Fear Can Match American Compassion

The last week has shaken people around the world. Terrorized us. We have been left disturbed and off balance in the wake of the violence in Beirut and Paris. It makes us...

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