Founded in 1945 with the creation of the CARE Package®, CARE is a leading humanitarian organization fighting global poverty. CARE puts women and girls at the center because we know that we cannot overcome poverty until all people have equal rights and opportunities. Last year, CARE worked in 104 countries and reached more than 92 million people around the world. To learn more, visit

CARE uses their UAP grant to influence policymakers by leveraging their extensive Learning Tours alumni network, employ long-term Hill and civil society partnerships, and engage constituents across the U.S. to build and maintain strong support in Congress for U.S. foreign policy leadership on global SRHRJ.