6/20/17

CARE Announces Letter-Writing, Social Media Campaign in Support of Refugees around the World

Letters of Hope initiative connects American youth with refugee children, invites others to express solidarity using #LettersOfHope

6/20/17

Metro New York: Letters of Hope campaign allows US students to connect with refugeecounterparts in Greece

Metro New York posted a story about New York City students at Trinity and Spence schools who wrote letters to Afghan refugees in Greece. The story included an interview with Monica Merlis, CARE USA’s director of community partnerships.

9/6/16

CARE response to attack in Kabul, Afghanistan

GENEVA—(September 6, 2016) Late Monday night on September 5, an armed group launched an attack in front of the main gate of the Kabul office of CARE International.  The incident continued through early Tuesday morning with damages sustained to the CARE compound. CARE is currently

11/4/15

Afghan Families Receiving Assistance After Quake

KABUL, Afghanistan (November 4, 2015) — Following joint assessments to identify the worst hit areas by the 7.5 magnitude earthquake on October 26th, CARE started delivering emergency relief assistance yesterday to affected families.

10/26/15

Powerful Earthquake May Worsen Humanitarian Crisis in Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan (October 26, 2015) — A powerful earthquake struck northern Afghanistan Monday afternoon, with tremors felt as far as Pakistan and India. Afghans in Kabul say it is the strongest earthquake they have experienced.

10/3/15

Statement on Aid Worker Deaths in Afghanistan

CARE extends its deepest sympathies to the family members and colleagues of those killed inside a Doctors Without Borders (MSF) hospital hit during air attacks in Kunduz, Afghanistan today.

7/23/14

Zahra was hungry to learn. Now she's becoming a doctor.

In the mountainous regions of Afghanistan, it has always been difficult for girls to receive even a basic education. That's where CARE is making a difference for children who are hungry to learn.

10/11/13

Sentenced to Marriage at 16

When Robena was 16 years old, her father killed a person, and gave Robena to the family he had hurt in order to compensate for the death. She, too, had become a victim of her father's crime.

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