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Impacting Poor People Around the World

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I Used to Live in a Palace

Sabeen is a Palestinian refugee from Syria who fled to Lebanon a year and a half ago with eight of her children, a daughter-in-law and four grandchildren.  A son and a...

Jean Gislene is Going Places

CARE-led food program brings economic empowerment to the table for local entrepreneurs

What Happens When You Mix Clean Water, Soap and Students?

School attendance goes up, students get healthier and governments pay attention

One student leader shows how education can open doors to her dreams

Sixteen-year-old Umu is an earnest young lady with bright dreams for her future. Though she faced both financial hardship and a 7.5-mile walk to school each day from her home...

CARE Knows How to link 467 Schools Together with an App

Zimbabwe is a country where barriers to education, especially for girls, is the norm, not the exception. Girls suffer from lower social status, poor sanitation in schools,...

Prisca gives her Kids a Chance She Didn’t Get

In Tanzania, individual transformation leads to long-term community impact

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