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3/11/16

The Indy Channel WRTV - Indianapolis WWII refugee sends note to young Syrian boy

In the midst of the Syrian crisis, Indianapolis local and WWII refugee Dr. Joseph Wernicke penned a positive note to a 12-year-old refugee, Shadi. Wernicke was contacted by...

3/10/16

AJC.com: Former WWII refugees send letters of hope to Syrian children

CARE asked a group of former World War II refugees, now living in the U.S. to send letters of encouragement to Syrian refugee children living in Jordan.

3/9/16

Chicago Tribune: In 1948, this WWII refugee got a CARE package from America. Last month, he paid it back

Gunter Nitsch is proof that for many former refugees, life gets better. That’s why the 78-year-old Chicago resident wrote a letter to a Zaher, an 8-year-old Syrian refugee,...

3/8/16

Mashable.com: “I know firsthand what it’s like to lose a home…”

Those are the opening words of a letter handwritten by Helga Kissell, 87 years old. She was writing to Sajeda, a 16-year-old Syrian refugee. The two have never met, have...

3/8/16

Yahoo: Empowering Girls Through Education in Guatemala

Yahoo Beauty Editor, Alexandra Perron, traveled to Guatemala with CARE and Hain Celestial.

3/3/16

CBS Philly - The Care Package Celebrates Its 70th Anniversary This Spring

This spring, the historical CARE package will celebrate its 70th anniversary. During WWII, these packages containing food, supplies, and other alms were sent to refugees in...

2/24/16

New York Times: Fiji Declares State of Disaster after Cyclone Winston

Following a Category 5 cyclone devastated the island nation, Fiji declared a state of natural disaster. It is the most powerful storm to ever hit the country.

1/17/16

PBS Newshour: Inside the Harsh Living Conditions of Syrian Refugees in Turkey

More than 2.5 million Syrian refugees fleeing Syria's civil war, currently live in Turkey.

1/13/16

Associated Press: Aid convoys reach 3 Syria Communities Besieged for Months

CARE was mentioned in this Associated Press story about aid reaching Madaya, a besieged community in Syria, as an international aid organization that “welcomed the aid convoy...

12/31/15

ABC7: New CARE Packages aim to help Syrian Refugees this Winter

Michelle Nunn, CARE’s President and CEO, was quoted in this recent story from ABC 7, San Francisco’s ABC affiliate, about Syrian refugees and CARE’s original CARE Package. ...

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