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Charity began at home

Did your family get a CARE package following World War 2?

The long walk to deliver care

It's an 11-day trek to vaccinate children in remote areas of South Sudan. Read James's diary and find out how we #SHAREHUMANITY

The chance to be children again

CARE is helping to run a new sports ground at Azraq refugee camp.

Memories of CARE packages

Ruth Martin and familyRead the stories

World Humanitarian Day: The long walk

People in South SudanRead more

Nepal earthquake: Planting seeds of hope

Woman praying by crop fieldsRead more
About CARE

Founded in 1945 to send 'CARE packages' to people recovering from war, we have been fighting poverty in the world’s poorest countries for 70 years.

CARE's reach

We work in 74 developing countries, saving lives in emergencies and finding long-term solutions to poverty for millions of people every year.

Our mission

We empower women and girls to fulfil their potential – because when one woman is helped out of poverty, she brings her family and community with her.

Your donations

For every £1 raised, we spend at least 83p on fighting poverty. You can trust us to spend your money wisely and effectively to help people in need.