CARE was founded in 1945 and is today one of the largest aid organizations in the world.
CARE is currently implementing approximately 1631 projects in 111 countries to reach more than 174 million people,of which 61% are women and girls. 11.450 employees in Africa, Asia, Latin America, Eastern Europe and the Middle East work towards the vision of a world without poverty.
CARE has general consultative status to the United Nations and is politically and religiously independent. Over 97 million people benefit from CARE projects every year.