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5/3/16

The CARE Package® Turns 70: Poll Finds Americans Love “Care Packages,” Don’t Know Roots of Phrase

ATLANTA (May 3, 2016) — A new online survey conducted by Harris Poll for the humanitarian organization CARE reveals that while 84 percent of Americans have heard of the term...

5/2/16

Newly Created “CARE Action” to Drive Stronger Engagement of CARE Advocates

More robust advocacy network offers members new tools and resources to deepen their impact on global poverty

5/2/16

CARE Celebrates ‘A Legacy of Lasting Change’ at the CARE National Conference

Conference will feature a star-studded dinner honoring the 70th anniversary of the CARE Package, expert panels on poverty alleviation, citizens storming Capitol Hill for...

5/2/16

CARE honors Three Syrian women with ‘Deliver Lasting Change’ Award

WASHINGTON-(May 3, 2016)- CARE presented today its annual “Deliver Lasting Change Award” to three Syrian women to recognize their dedication serving on the humanitarian...

4/29/16

Ecuador earthquake: Over 700 aftershocks leave people in fear

QUITO—(April 29, 2016)-- After a massive earthquake that rocked Ecuador on April 16, more than 720,000 people are in need of immediate assistance. Over 700 aftershocks and a...

4/29/16

NGOs and faith groups to Obama & Putin: Hope is crumbling on your watch, save Syria’s ceasefire

"Violence across Syria has escalated alarmingly, reportedly claiming a life on average every 25 minutes in the past 48 hours. We cannot stand by in the face of this...

4/26/16

South Sudan: Opposition leader’s return is chance to turn suffering into success

JUBA, South Sudan—(April 26, 2016)-- As a key part of a peace agreement signed in August 2015, opposition leader Riek Machar has returned to South Sudan, which could bring...

4/25/16

One year after Nepal earthquake: Urgent need to accelerate reconstruction

KATHMANDU- (April 25, 2016)- One year after the 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal on April 25, reconstruction efforts need to be accelerated, urges international...

4/21/16

Ecuador quake: Displaced earthquake survivors at risk of Zika Virus; CARE providing clean water and shelter

QUITO (April 21, 2016) — After a powerful earthquake hit Ecuador on Saturday, CARE International is supporting affected survivors with water, emergency shelter and disease...

4/20/16

CARE Champions the Senate’s Passage of Global Food Security Act

The GFSA will ensure that smallholder farmers, particularly women, are empowered to feed their families and communities.

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