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CARE is one of the world's largest private international humanitarian organizations, committed to helping families in poor communities improve their lives and achieve lasting victories over poverty. The organization was founded in 1945, when 22 American organizations came together to rush lifesaving CARE Packages® to survivors of World War II. CARE quickly became a trusted vehicle for the compassion and generosity of millions. Originally located in New York City, we moved our headquarters to Atlanta, Georgia, in 1993. We are located at 151 Ellis Street, NE, Atlanta, Georgia 30303-2440 USA.
 
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3/10/14

CARE Stands Up — and Runs — to Spotlight Shocking Syrian Crisis at Three-Year Mark

CARE team runs “Dead 2 Red Marathon” for those displaced by marathon crisis in Syria

3/5/14

CARE Celebrates International Women’s Day 2014

 “Courage” Theme includes Citizens Storming Capitol Hill for Change, an Online Art Gallery and Twitter Photo Campaign 

2/18/14

South Sudan Crisis Poised to Grow Much Worse, CARE Warns

JUBA (Feb. 17, 2014) – The South Sudan crisis will worsen unless relief organizations are able to deliver supplies before being cut off by the approaching rainy season, the...

2/11/14

CARE, H&M Conscious Foundation Announce Global Partnership to Empower Women

H&M Conscious Foundation and the global poverty-fighting organization CARE today launched a three-year partnership to empower women in some of the world’s poorest...

2/7/14

Restoring Livelihoods Essential to Boost Typhoon Haiyan Recovery

Three months since Typhoon Haiyan slammed the Philippines, humanitarian organization CARE is increasingly concerned too many survivors remain without the means to meet their...

2/5/14

Celebrity Chefs See Local Solutions to Hunger on CARE Learning Tour of Peru

Spike Mendelsohn, Asha Gomez, Mike Isabella, and Victor Albisu get a taste of lives transformed  

2/4/14

CARE Applauds Senate Passage of the Farm Bill That Includes Lifesaving Reforms to U.S. Food Aid

WASHINGTON (Feb. 4, 2014) - CARE applauds the Senate approval of reforms to the U.S. international food assistance program contained in the 2014 Farm Bill under the...

1/31/14

Northern Mali on the Brink of a New Food Crisis

Bamako, Mali - Ahead of the Sahel Appeal to be launched by the United Nations on the February 3, 2014 in Rome, 11 humanitarian agencies warn that northern Mali is set to face...

1/28/14

CARE Statement on Release of Farm Bill Conference

CARE applauds the House and Senate Farm Bill conferees, under the leadership of Senate Chairwoman Debbie Stabenow (D-MI), Ranking Member Cochran (R-MS), House Chairman Lucas...

1/24/14

CARE South Sudan Hopes Ceasefire Will Allow Access to Those in Need

JUBA (Jan. 24, 2014)—CARE welcomes the ceasefire agreement reached for South Sudan and hopes it will create an opportunity to reach hundreds of thousands of people who are in...

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This week CBS Atlanta News is looking at CARE in our community. The nonprofit committed to ending extreme global poverty is celebrating 20 years in Atlanta, and there are Atlantan's focused on funding the work they're doing.

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To honor and commemorate the International Day of the Girl, CARE, an Atlanta based humanitarian organization dedicated to fighting global poverty, held a celebration of art made by girls from around the world. The exhibition, dubbed "Through the Eyes of a Girl International Art Exhibit" was held Friday evening at the Mason Maurer Fine Art Gallery. 

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This week CBS Atlanta News has looked at how people in our community touch lives through CARE. The non-profit committed to ending extreme global poverty is celebrating 20 years in Atlanta. A group of volunteers recently went to Peru to see CARE's work firsthand.

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For the humanitarian relief agency CARE, people are its tools.  More than 10,000 of them work all over the world on everything from disaster relief to global health crises to women’s empowerment to finding safe places for displaced refugees. 

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Every Monday through Friday, approximately 200 people fill CARE's five-story office building in Downtown Atlanta. There, they keep tabs on and help support humanitarian missions and fight poverty in more than 80 countries on every continent except for Antarctica. 

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