CARE Indiahelps alleviate poverty and social exclusion by facilitating empowerment of women and girls from marginalized communities in 14 states of India.
Work and Achievements
CARE has been working for 65 years in India to tackle poverty, gender inequality and social inclusion.
Our four focus areas are Health, Education, Livelihood and Disaster Preparedness and Response and we have directly reached out to more than 25 million with a presence in12 States covering 90+ districts in India.
Education is a tool for empowerment for developing an identity and to increase opportunities that helps in fighting social evils. 15 special training centers in Bihar used Udaan approach, Udaan – our flagship programme was conferred Global NGO Excellence Award by World CSR Group under innovation category in 2015.
Innovations in our health programme were scaled up by the Bihar Government, 3,40,673 pregnant women and adolescent girls reached through our project. Under Kala Azar Elimination Programme in Bihar, CARE trained 1281 spray squads.
Livelihood programmes covers a range of innovative initiatives and has supported 30,000 women in profitably engaging in agriculture and diary value chains. 67,200 women insured against different kinds of risks as part of financial inclusion initiative.
CARE in India has been responding to various emergencies for over 65 years and is recognized as one of the major actors in humanitarian response in the country. We have distributed relief material and aided people in UP, Odisha, J&K, Assam,Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra and Nepal.
In the coming years, CARE will work to increase its reach, impactand promote action for the empowerment of women.
Fund Utilisation Statement
CARE India will deploy these funds wherever it finds the greatest needs. Health, Education, Livelihood, Disaster Preparedness & Response. Focus on women and girls from poor & marginalized communities.