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Impacting Poor People Around the World

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Cash is Key to Recovery for Most Vulnerable in Remote Nepalese Villages

Singi Bomjan thought he had seen it all. He had already lived through one earthquake and a lifetime of hard work and struggle. Three generations of his family had lived and...


El Niño and CARE’s Response

The global weather system known as “El Niño” is likely to become one of the strongest on record, affecting rain patterns and temperatures across the world for the rest of the...


Easing the burden of healthcare in South Sudan

But the country still needs more facilities, more medicines, and more medical supplies


Amar is a Stateless Child: A Visit with Syrian Refugees in Lebanon

I recently met a young child I’ll never forget. Her name is Amar. To me she represents both the tragedy and the hope of Syrian refugees who have fled their homes in search of...


Today's CARE Package: Virginia's Story

The original CARE Package© was created in 1945 to provide desperately needed food to survivors of war-torn Europe. Today, CARE delivers lasting change by helping communities...


Todays CARE Package Contains Assurance During Medical Emergencies

One of the original CARE Packages© was a midwifery kit. Today, CARE delivers lasting change by helping women prepare for medical and other emergencies.