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Impacting Poor People Around the World

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9/25/14

Estranged from Family and Homeland

In the village of Mughayrieh in Mount Lebanon lives Muna, a mother of four boys who fled Syria seven months ago. “I have not heard from my husband in more than three years...

9/22/14

Life Must Continue

Daraya is a small village in the Mount Lebanon region, about an hour drive from the Lebanese capital Beirut. This is where Ayham lives. His house is in the middle of a little...

9/15/14

CARE Chefs to Host Advocacy Dinner in Houston

HOUSTON (Sept. 15, 2014) — Celebrity chef Spike Mendelsohn and Atlanta chef Asha Gomez will host a CARE advocacy dinner in Houston this week to raise awareness about global...

9/4/14

A Year Without Hope: Nyabel’s Story

The oldest of seven children, fifteen-year old Nyabel* is the de-facto leader of her family. Less than one year ago, she was in Form 4 (year 10) at her school in Bongki, and...

7/17/14

Overcoming Poverty, Nurturing Talent

Because Aminaben's family lives in poverty, she had given up hope for an education. She never learned to read or write and dropped out of school after third grade to work in...

7/15/14

Olima Wo Suka: The Sound of Progress

Gracienda Antonio sets the dry stalks ablaze and watches smoke billow up into the blue skies of northern Mozambique. Burning the fields after harvest is a tradition among...

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