CARE

Our mission is to serve individuals and families in the poorest communities in the world. Drawing strength from our global diversity, resources and experience, we promote innovative solutions and are advocates for global responsibility. We facilitate lasting change by: Strengthening capacity for self-help Providing economic opportunity Delivering relief in emergencies Influencing policy decisions at all levels Addressing discrimination in all its forms Guided by the aspirations of local communities, we pursue our mission with both excellence and compassion because the people whom we serve deserve nothing less.
Earthquake Strikes Ecuador
by CARE
In the aftermath of the deadly 7.8 magnitude earthquake that devastated Ecuador on April 16, CARE is ramping up relief efforts to meet the basic needs of families who have lost everything. The death toll is approaching 600, an estimated 8,340 people are injured and many others are still missing.
CARE: Lasting Support for Refugees Worldwide
by CARE
There are 43.7 million refugees in the world today. Refugees have well-founded fears of persecution for reasons of race, religion, nationality, and other factors. CARE places the needs and rights of women and refugee girls at the forefront, reflecting CARE's experience that empowering women and girls is a critical pathway to reduce vulnerability and long-term poverty. CARE provides short and long term assistance to refugees- from shelter, food, water as well as education, health and security. project reportread updates from the field
Syrian Refugee Crisis: CARE at the front lines
by CARE
More than three years after the start of the Syrian war, the humanitarian plight of more than 6 million people displaced inside Syria and the 2.5 million refugees scattered in the region and throughout Europe is growing more dismal by the day and is currently considered the worst humanitarian crisis in the world. CARE reaches Syrian refugees in Jordan, Lebanon, Turkey, Egypt, Yemen, and those displaced inside Syria with food, hygiene items, and emergency cash assistance. Learn more at care.org. project reportread updates from the field
Nepal Earthquake Humanitarian Response Fund
by CARE
CARE is responding to the 7.8-magnitude earthquake that rocked Nepal on April 25 - the worst quake to hit that country in more than 80 years. Families urgently need clean water, food, emergency shelter and medical assistance. Thousands have died and thousands more are injured. In Nepal since 1978, CARE is appealing for immediate funds to ramp-up our emergency response and support the longer-term recovery of quake survivors. project reportread updates from the field
Provide shelter and clean water in Sri Lanka
by CARE
CARE's staff in Sri Lanka are providing basic needs for victims of the tsunami. project reportread updates from the field
Equip emergency health care workers in Thailand
by CARE
Teams are working in the hardest hit southern provinces of Pang Nga, Krabi, Ranong, Phuket and Trang to assist the victims medicines first aid kits and other essential items. project reportread updates from the field
Prevent Further Food Crisis in Niger
by CARE
3.5 million people are suffering from the current food crisis in Niger and are at risk of destroying their means of recovery in order to obtain food now. project reportread updates from the field
Provide clean water to Indonesian survivors
by CARE
CARE's staff in Indonesia are delivering emergency assistance to Sumatra's Aceh state and capital city Banda Aceh, which were virtually on top of the earthquake's epicenter. project reportread updates from the field
Help prevent disease and starvation in India
by CARE
CARE plans three phases of response: initial, mid-term, and long-term. We are distributing large volumes of locally procured relief supplies to flood-affected people in hard-hit coastal areas. project reportread updates from the field
Clean Water and Food for Earthquake Survivors
by CARE
The goal of CARE’s immediate relief phase is to provide food, water and hygiene assistance to sustain life and prevent disease in earthquake-affected households. project reportread updates from the field
 

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