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Impacting Poor People Around the World

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Notes From the Field

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Latest Posts

1/4/16

‘We Are No Longer Orphans’

Dorothea Mpawenimana, a 22-year-old single mother of a 5-year-old daughter, has been the sole caretaker of seven younger brothers and sisters since her mother died. When I...

1/4/16

‘I Will Not Let Them Die’

Every time I look at my 2-month-old, I remember that horrifying night. I shiver in fear as to what could have happened to me and my baby if Anila had not brought us to the...

12/21/15

Gifts of Lasting Change

By saving pennies a day, girls in Kenya’s largest slum fulfill a new season of promise and possibility.

11/24/15

Giving Tuesday: Donor Thank-A-Thon, World Giving Record and Celebrity Chef Virtual Potluck Top CARE’s Menu

Poverty-fighting organization offers variety of ways to support CARE’s mission on day dedicated to giving

11/19/15

CARE’s History Tells Us: No Fear Can Match American Compassion

The last week has shaken people around the world. Terrorized us. We have been left disturbed and off balance in the wake of the violence in Beirut and Paris. It makes us...

10/30/15

A Walk for Lasting Change

I have to confess that sometimes I bribe my children — with a doughnut or an ice cream — so they will join me in this or that community service project.

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