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Impacting Poor People Around the World

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1/4/16

Rehema and Her Solar Lamp

In the small village of Maboleo in northeastern Tanzania, Rehema Sharia is a 13-year-old girl living with her grandmother. Like many young girls, she dreams of becoming a...

1/4/16

A Pound Is Better Than a Groom

Sherihan is 24 years old and lives in the village of Abou Awad with her mother, father and four siblings. Sherihan graduated from a technical secondary school, but all of her...

1/4/16

'Yes, school reintegration is possible when you get money'

My name is Odette Nizeyimana. I’m 18 years old and come from a poor family, where finding food was sometimes difficult. Unlike many parents who think it is unnecessary to...

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...

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