Founded in 1945 with the creation of the CARE Package®, CARE is a leading humanitarian organization fighting global poverty. CARE places special focus on working alongside women and girls. Equipped with the proper resources, women and girls have the power to lift whole families and entire communities out of poverty. In 2020, CARE worked in over 100 countries, reaching more than 90 million people through 1,300 projects.

Our Mission

CARE works around the globe to save lives, defeat poverty, and achieve social justice.

Our Vision

We seek a world of hope, inclusion and social justice, where poverty has been overcome and all people live in dignity and security.

Our Focus

We put women and girls in the centre because we know that we cannot overcome poverty until all people have equal rights and opportunities.