What is CARE?
CARE is a leading humanitarian organization fighting global poverty. Founded in 1945, CARE has more than seven decades of experience helping people prepare for disasters, 4 providing lifesaving assistance when a crisis hits, and helping communities recover after an emergency has passed. CARE places special focus on women and children, who are often disproportionately affected by disasters. Last year CARE worked in 100 countries and reached more than 65 million people around the world.
CARE Action advocates on the following issues to end global poverty and empower women and girls:
- The foreign assistance budget
- Gender in emergencies
- Food and nutrition security
- Women's economic empowerment
- Sexual and reproductive health and rights
Connect with your Regional Advocacy Coordinator
CARE has a team of dedicated Regional Advocacy Managers (RAMs) who are eager to help you get started in your advocacy work in the 2020 election cycle. Your RAM can also provide stategic guidance and support throughout the process.
West: Jonathan Young - firstname.lastname@example.org
Midwest: Katie Kraft - email@example.com
Northeast: Savannah Fox - firstname.lastname@example.org
Southeast: Whitney Griggs - email@example.com
Learn about the candidates
The following are excellent sources of information on federal elections. Just click on your state to determine which Senate and House candidates are running in your state and congressional district.