Whether it's an epic disaster or a daily struggle, AmeriCares goes to extraordinary lengths to ensure that medicines, medical supplies and aid reaches individuals in need wherever they are, whenever they need it.
AmeriCares is a non-profit disaster relief and humanitarian aid organization. We deliver medical and humanitarian aid to the U.S. and worldwide -- wherever and whenever people are sick, suffering or in crisis. Since 1982 we have delivered more than $10 billion in aid to 164 countries.
Their goal is simple: To help many more people live longer, healthier lives.
How do they do it: When disaster, poverty, deadly conflict or disease outbreak create human suffering, AmeriCares responds with deliveries of medicines and medical supplies donated from our corporate partners, shipped to our established and trusted network of health care facilities around the world.
Make a Difference: The ongoing support of wonderful donors helps make a difference in countless lives. Support AmeriCares work by clicking the DONATE button. Or, you can FUNDRAISE FOR THIS CAMPAIGN and mobilize your friends and family to support us too!
Efficient and effective: Historically, for every $10 donated, AmeriCares has been able to deliver $250 in humanitarian relief to people in need. More than 98% of our overall expenses go to support programs for people in need – and less than 2% represent administrative costs. To learn more, visit www.americares.org.