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Life After Ebola: Lisa Zayza's Story

“In my life, I have never wished for death before like I did when I lost my family. When I was discharged, I didn’t know what to feel; should I be happy that my son and I...


Keep Up The Good Work!

Contact your representative today and ask him or her to vote YES and pass the Global Food Security Act, which is just one House vote away from being sent to the President’s...


2016 CARE National Conference in the News

NPR:  In Syria Aid Workers Face Arrest over Efforts to Reach Besieged Areas


Reflections from Sri Lanka

As the woman stood up to speak in a beautiful orange and scarlet sari, the light fell through the shifting clouds and foothills of the Sri Lanka tea plantations in such a way...


In Case You Missed It: CARE National Conference Day 2

Day Two of the CARE National Conference began on a somber note, as panelists discussed CARE’s role in a tumultuous world. As with CARE’s mission itself, central to the...


The CARE Package® Turns 70: Poll Finds Americans Love “Care Packages,” Don’t Know Roots of Phrase

ATLANTA (May 3, 2016) — A new online survey conducted by Harris Poll for the humanitarian organization CARE reveals that while 84 percent of Americans have heard of the term...