August 19th is World Humanitarian Day. The message of the day is “Do something good somewhere, for someone else.” There are a lot of ways to take action in honour of this day, including helping support a humanitarian response that can have a positive impact on hundreds of thousands of people.
Did you know that a food crisis in the Sahel Region of West Africa is currently affecting 18 million people? CARE is responding and providing aid to those hardest hit by this crisis.
You can support our efforts by making a donation. Donate now and your donation will be matched by the Government of Canada, allowing more people to receive clean water, sanitation and hygiene education, nutrition and other life-saving programs in the region.
Check out our Flickr Photo gallery from Chad, one of the worst affected countries in the region.