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Aug 28, 2018, 10:55 ET Three New Directors Appointed to CARE Canada Board of Directors

OTTAWA, Aug. 28, 2018 /CNW/ - CARE Canada is pleased to announce the appointment of three new directors to its Board. Joining the Board are Jocelyne Lafrenière, Michael J. McLaughlin and Anar Simpson....


Jun 26, 2018, 08:00 ET CARE Canada is Walking the Talk on Canada's Feminist International Assistance Policy

Launches "Feed Her Future" Awareness Campaign OTTAWA, June 26, 2018 /CNW/ - Following a successful G7 Summit earlier this month, where gender equality and Canada's feminist international assistance...


Feb 28, 2018, 10:38 ET Canadian rock icon Randy Bachman channels former Beatle and helps CARE Canada support women

OTTAWA, Feb, 28, 2018 /CNW/ - With just over a week until International Women's Day, CARE Canada is thrilled to announce Canadian rock icon Randy Bachman will be asking his fans to help CARE support...


Jun 13, 2017, 10:29 ET Three New Directors Join CARE Canada Board of Directors

OTTAWA, June 13, 2017 /CNW/ - CARE Canada is pleased to announce the appointment of three new directors to its Board. Joining the Board are Paul Drager Q.C., Amy Jarek, and Sarosh Nanavati. "CARE...


Dec 14, 2015, 13:19 ET Show You Care and Help Canada Welcome Syrian Refugees

OTTAWA, Dec. 14, 2015 /CNW/ - To help create a positive start, CARE Canada is asking Canadians to welcome Syrian refugees with a new online campaign. The Show You Care project launched today and asks ...


Nov 18, 2015, 15:11 ET CARE Canada Announces Former Canadian Ambassador as New Board Chair

OTTAWA, Nov. 18, 2015 /CNW/ - CARE Canada is pleased to announce the appointment of Kenneth Sunquist as its new chair of the board of directors. Originally from Regina, Saskatchewan, Sunquist is a...


May 08, 2015, 14:30 ET Canadian aid agencies launch airlift of supplies to Nepal earthquake survivors

TORONTO, May 8, 2015 /CNW/ - Three of Canada's largest humanitarian aid agencies, CARE Canada, Save the Children Canada and World Vision, today launched a major airlift of supplies to the...


May 01, 2015, 10:59 ET The Humanitarian Coalition Has Received $2.6 Million in Donations for Nepal

OTTAWA, May 1, 2015 /CNW/ - The Humanitarian Coalition and its member agencies are pleased to announce that as of today we have raised a total of $2.6 Million for relief efforts in Nepal. Because our ...


Apr 29, 2015, 11:53 ET Humanitarian Coalition Agencies Providing Assistance to Nepal Earthquake Survivors

OTTAWA, April 29, 2015 /CNW/ - The member agencies of the Humanitarian Coalition (CARE Canada, Oxfam Canada, Oxfam-Québec, Plan Canada, and Save the Children Canada) are on the ground in Nepal,...


Nov 18, 2014, 14:47 ET CARE Canada Receives $500,000 Donation for Canadians Care Campaign

Largest philanthropic gift in organization's history OTTAWA, Nov. 18, 2014 /CNW/ - CARE Canada is thrilled to announce it has received a $500,000 donation from the Stollery Charitable Foundation...


Oct 15, 2014, 12:47 ET Media advisory - 35th World Food Day: Let's grow food security worldwide

OTTAWA, Oct. 15, 2014 /CNW/ - CARE Canada and Canada's International Development Research Centre (IDRC) are organizing a conference to celebrate World Food Day on October 16, 2014, from 8:30 a.m. to...


Jul 04, 2013, 13:30 ET Gillian Barth appointed new CEO of CARE Canada

OTTAWA, July 4, 2013 /CNW/ - Louise Fréchette, Chair of the Board of Directors of CARE Canada, a leading international humanitarian and development organization, today announced the appointment of...


Aug 07, 2012, 11:19 ET Humanitarian Coalition Welcomes CIDA's Matching Fund Program

TORONTO, Aug. 7, 2012 /CNW/ - The Humanitarian Coalition today welcomes the Government of Canada's decision to match Canadian donations to support hunger and refugee relief efforts in the Sahel...


Mar 30, 2010, 14:00 ET Haiti: what's done, what we've learned, what's next

TORONTO, March 30 /CNW/ - NEWS Senior leaders from Canada's top aid agencies (CARE, Free The Children, Oxfam, Plan, Canadian Red Cross, Save the Children, UNICEF and World Vision) are coming together ...


Mar 26, 2010, 00:01 ET Media advisory - Haiti: what's done, what we've learned, what's next

Briefing by Canadian aid agencies TORONTO, March 26 /CNW/ - Ahead of the International Donors' Conference on March 31, Canada's top aid agencies in Haiti are coming together to speak about the work...


Jan 13, 2010, 14:21 ET Press convocation - Join FTQ, CSQ, CSN, ROCAHD and Mélanie Renaud and help
the HUMANITARIAN COALITION save lives in Haiti

MONTREAL, Jan. 13 /CNW Telbec/ - The HUMANITARIAN COALITION, comprised of Care Canada, Oxfam Canada, Oxfam-Québec and Save the Children Canada, will provide an update on the situation in Haiti and...


Jan 13, 2010, 11:44 ET The HUMANITARIAN COALITION launches joint response to Haiti earthquake

Media Interviews on situation available OTTAWA, Jan. 13 /CNW Telbec/ - The HUMANITARIAN COALITION - comprised of CARE Canada, Oxfam Canada, Oxfam-Québec and Save the Children Canada - has formed in...