Stories

CARE Then and Now: “I still have the labels”

June Darby's family received three CARE packages - and June has got the labels to prove it.

The story of aid in a CARE package

Take a look at a gallery of contents of CARE packages from 1945 to today.

“It was a red letter day when packages arrived”

Gillian Roberts remembers receiving CARE packages “full of fantastic surprises” delivered by the firm of Carter Paterson & Pickfords.

From the archive: CARE packages lead to marriage

World War 2 brought Marta and Dayton Edie together – but it was the CARE packages Dayton sent later that helped win Marta’s heart.

“When a CARE package came, it was like Christmas”

Bernd Kadritzke shares his memories of receiving CARE packages in Germany after the war ended.

CARE Then and Now: The cornflakes smelled like magic!

Joseph Briddock remembers living in London during the war - and receiving CARE packages “from strangers across the ocean”.

COVID-19: How CARE is responding to an unprecedented global crisis

Read how CARE is supporting 17 of the highest risk countries around the world to combat the coronavirus pandemic.

COVID-19 diaries: What the pandemic means for people in Lebanon

Two families in Lebanon share their thoughts on how the global COVID-19 outbreak is affecting them.

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