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Sierra Leone

Emergency Aid for Sierra Leone Cholera Outbreak

Stamford, Conn. – Sept. 13, 2012 – An emergency shipment of medical aid has arrived in Sierra Leone for the cholera epidemic that has already sickened 17,000 people and left more than 250 dead. The...

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Jordan + 1 more

AmeriCares Rushes Aid for Syrian Refugees

Stamford, Conn.–Sept. 5, 2012– An AmeriCares emergency aid shipment from its Stamford, Conn., headquarters arrived in Jordan this week to assist Syrian refugees as they continue to stream into the...

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Haiti + 1 more

Isaac Batters Haiti; Now Poses Hurricane Threat to Florida

Emergency response efforts underway to help survivors in need August 25, 2012 Tropical Storm Isaac battered Haiti August 24-25, with heavy rains and gusty winds damaging homes and temporary housing...

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Philippines

Flood Relief Helps 1,000 Families in Philippines

Pre-positioned medicines and supplies helped partners immediately respond to urgent needs Urgently needed medicine and emergency supplies are bringing crucial relief to 1,000 families in the...

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Mali

AmeriCares Emergency Aid for Sahel Crisis Arrives in Mali

August 16, 2012 Stamford, Conn. – August 16, 2012 – Medicines and water purification supplies from AmeriCares have arrived in Mali, where they will help tens of thousands of people suffering from an...

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Jordan + 1 more

Emergency medical aid to help families fleeing Syria

AmeriCares is rushing a delivery of emergency medical aid for families fleeing the violence in Syria. An air shipment containing antibiotics, wound care supplies, pain relievers and other critically...

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Mali + 3 more

Emergency Aid to Mali Underway

Medicines and water purification supplies to help up to 40,000 people in need A shipment of urgently-needed emergency medical aid and water purification sachets is being readied for shipment to Mali,...

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India

Flood Relief: Medical Aid Helps Families in Crisis

In response to one of the worst flood disasters in more than a decade, an AmeriCares India team has mobilized five free medical camps and distributed water purification tablets and other relief...

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USA

New Aid to Help Colorado Wildfire Survivors

Urgently requested respiratory medicines, first aid and relief supplies sent today A new shipment of emergency medical aid is underway to help families who have fled their homes as Colorado wildfires...

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Haiti

Prompt treatment saves lives in rural Haiti

Delivery makes a difference in the fight against cholera An emergency shipment of $300,000 in IV fluids and cholera supplies came at a crucial time for AmeriCares partner, Real Hope for Haiti. During...

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Sri Lanka

AmeriCares breaks ground on Sri Lanka hospital addition

Project to expand access to care in area ravaged by tsunami and civil war June 21, 2012 Stamford, Conn. – June 21, 2012 – AmeriCares will break ground on a major addition to the Mullaitivu District...

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Somalia

Crucial medical aid enables primary care in Somalia

6,273 patients received needed care in drought-stricken region An Emergency Medical Module, shipped to Somalia in late 2011, contained urgently-needed medicines that helped medical units deliver...

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