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3/8/16 “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...


Yahoo: Empowering Girls Through Education in Guatemala

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


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...


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.


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.


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...


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. ...


PRI: In Africa’s largest slum, these girls saved to solve a problem

As part of her membership in a CARE Village Savings and Loan Association, 15-year-old Halima Mohammed sold bracelets, beaded jewelry and soaps. She and her friends in Nairobi...


Huffington Post: Women's Sexual & Reproductive Rights Exposed During Times of Turmoil

Jesse Rattan, CARE’s director of sexual reproductive health in emergencies, was quoted in a recent story by the Huffington Post, which highlighted the struggles women and...


USA Today: Climate Targets May Not be Enough to Avert Catastrophes

CARE’s Sven Harmeling was quoted in a USA Today story about climate change.  Harmening said: “For example, look at the Greenland ice sheet.  All that ice is on the