Haiti Earthquake

When the earth shook in Haiti on January 12, 2010, a humanitarian catastrophe followed. The earthquake killed 220,000 people and left 2.3 million homeless. Our emergency response teams swung into action. 


Haiti Earthquake Three Years Later: CARE Banks on Women in Recovery

PORT-AU-PRINCE (January 10, 2013) - Three years after a deadly earthquake devastated Haiti, a web of political gridlock, donor fatigue and chaotic property laws continues to stall rebuilding in one of the world's poorest countries.


Background: Earthquake in Haiti

Around 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 12, 2010, a powerful 7.0-magnitude earthquake struck 10 miles southwest of Haiti's capital city, Port-au-Prince, and triggered a tsunami warning for the region.

Jean Gislene is Going Places

CARE-led food program brings economic empowerment to the table for local entrepreneurs