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Impacting Poor People Around the World

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3/15/17

Dreams of returning home to Syria

“Immediately before we fled Syria, the cost of living increased gravely. But that was not even the main reason we left. I feared for my daughters. Syria was no longer safe....

3/13/17

The Decisions of Survival in Somaliland

One day in February, as my colleagues and I were traveling to Hargeisa, Somaliland, we came across the village of Warabaley. To our shock, the village looked completely...

3/8/17

Walking with Women Worldwide

Every day, women and girls in developing countries walk an average of about four miles — many much farther — to collect water, food, firewood and other basics their families...

1/10/17

CARE Applauds Congressional Passage of the Water for the World Act

Thanks to everyone who took action! 529 people submitted letters to congress through the CARE website. December 2014 congress passed HR 2901, or the Senator Paul Simon Water...

1/4/17

The Plight and Promise in Southern Africa

Southern Africa is a source of great people, potential and possibility. It’s also right now a place of great challenge and uncertainty, as extreme weather conditions such as...

12/21/16

”One Day I will be able to return back to school”

Every child has the right to a family, to health and education, and I am one of them. I have the right to dream of the future. I was happy when I entered high school.

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