Youth Empowerment


Laxmi’s Flight

Laxmi Pal is not only creating art, she’s creating history. The 12-year-old grew up in a tiny thatched-roof hut made of dried mud in Kodanna village, believing that she didn’t belong in school.


From Child Soldier to Peace Builder

I come from Panriang County of Unity State in South Sudan, an area that is rich of oil and where, in fact, about 50 percent of our oil reserves get explored.


A Chance to Heal

My name is Israa’ Salman Al-Rehel. I am 10 years old and I live with my family of eight in Beit Lahia in the Gaza Strip. Since I was four, I have had a hard time seeing and must use prescription glasses.

Innovation Through Sport: Promoting Leaders, Empowering Youth

The Innovation through Sport: Promoting Leaders, Empowering Youth (ITSPLEY) project, administered through CARE’s Gender and Empowerment Unit, is a pioneering initiative that uses the "convening power of sports" to minimize the effects of poverty and social injustice on marginalized youth, especia

Community Health and Social Change: The HOGASA Project in Honduras

Through broad collaboration with the Ministry of Health and other local partners, HOGASA has contributed to significant decreases in maternal and infant death and improved management of healthcare resources in western Honduras.