Our Stories

Impacting Poor People Around the World

Read the stories below to find out how.

Notes From the Field

Check out our blog for fresh dispatches from CARE’s workers on the ground.

Latest Posts


CARE disaster response preparedness enables quick response to Bangladesh floods

On June 23 heavy rains in southeast Bangladesh caused severe flash floods across three districts. With over half a million people affected, CARE is already on the ground...


Sustainable Development Goals: Giving teeth to a vision

A woman squats on the cement floor, biting her lip hard. She has travelled for two days, by foot to get here, after being turned away from another health center that had no...


Niger: A Patient Community

  Seated in a circle around a savings box on a sand floor in the village of Hamdallaye in Niger, 24 women have found their way out of poverty – together.   "Can number seven...


World Refugee Day 2015: Searching for Normal

Refugee: A person who is outside their home country because they have suffered or feared persecution; or because they are fleeing war  


Youth of Yemen: Being the change Yemen wants to see

“We will not run away and give up on our country. We will survive this war, and help bring change to Yemen.”


Maybe We Can Teach You...

Georgena*, an HIV positive woman in a Malawian health clinic asked me, “What do you do to help poor people in your country? Do you have village savings and loan associations...