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Americares Foundation Inc.

Org #11555
Vetted since 2013
1979
year founded
$37,324
raised on GlobalGiving
11
years fundraising
4
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

Americares saves lives and improves health for people affected by poverty or disaster so they can reach their full potential. Americares is a health-focused relief and development organization that responds to people affected by poverty or disaster with life-changing health programs, medicine and medical supplies. Each year, Americares reaches more than 90 countries and all 50 U.S. states with over $600 million in innovative health programs and quality medical aid. Americares is the world's leading nonprofit provider of donated medicine and medical supplies. For people affected by poverty or disaster, health is essential. With good health, people can attend school, be productive at wo... read more

Project Leaders
Michael Paul
Michael Paul
Lauren Rutledge
Lauren Rutledge
Team
Julie Varughese, Felicia Macdonald, Jenny Goldstein, Rick Trowbridge, Diana Maguire, Melissa Woolford, Shripad Desai, Martha Kennard, Ani Quijano, Bryan Hanson, Karen Gottlieb, Geoff Kneisel, Christine Squires
Organization Information
88 Hamilton Avenue
Stamford, CT 06902
United States
2036589500
Organization Information
88 Hamilton Avenue
Stamford, CT 06902
United States
2036589500

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

"They're more than open to help me"

By Sarah Lowy | Manager, Strategic Partnerships

“I hit rock-bottom,” says Keila. “I thought, ‘I can’t do it.’” Last spring, Keila, her husband and two sons battled COVID-19. Keila’s physical symptoms... Read the full report ›

"For Us, Health is Life"

By Sarah Lowy | Sr. Associate, Development

COVID-19 left a deep scar on Ana* and Matteo’s lives: Ana’s stepfather died from the disease. “He kept saying that his insurance didn’t cover everything, and it was too... Read the full report ›

Traditional Midwives Training Success

By Jon Hillery | Development Officer

Americares works to train and encourage Trained Traditional Midwives (TTMs), who are trusted and integral members of communities, to educate and refer pregnant women for care and delivery at health... Read the full report ›
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