Navigating a Financial Crisis

Navigating a Financial Crisis

If you need financial help during the COVID-19 crisis, please contact your local 211.org for a list of available resources in your area. If you feel like you may have the disease, please refer to guidance from the CDC. Read below for advice on how to navigate a financial crisis from one of CARE’s partners, … Continue reading Navigating a Financial Crisis

March 25, 2020 0
CARE's Mission

A Statement From CARE on COVID-19

03-17-2020 @ 9:35 A.M. EDT In response to guidance from the CDC, effective immediately, CARE is suspending all in-person activities nationwide until further notice. Volunteer leaders should reach out to CARE national staff for further guidance. Schools and organizations with existing presentations should coordinate with their volunteer leaders to find alternate dates or move their … Continue reading A Statement From CARE on COVID-19

March 17, 2020 0
The Most Important Class You Never Had

The Most Important Class You Never Had

“Will there ever be a day when you wake up where you don’t have to think about money, how to make it, how to spend it, how to save it…”  This is the opening statement from Next Gen Personal Finance’s recently released film entitled, The Most Important Class You Never Had.  And it’s true, everyday … Continue reading The Most Important Class You Never Had

February 26, 2020 0
Financial Literacy, Journey With CARE

My Journey With CARE and Financial Literacy (Part 1)

Nic Stevens was an intern for CARE during his senior year of college in 2018. After graduation, he joined the Peace Corps. and moved to Madagascar. Nic asked to share his journey with financial literacy on our blog and we were happy to oblige. Here is part 1 of his journey with CARE and financial … Continue reading My Journey With CARE and Financial Literacy (Part 1)

February 11, 2020 0
Tammy's Take: Interviewing Judge Caban

Volunteer Profile Series: Hon. Mildred Caban (CARE Puerto Rico)

This month, I continue our volunteer profile series by interviewing one of CARE’s Advisory Board Members: Hon. Mildred Caban (District of Puerto Rico). Last fall I had the opportunity to sit down with Judge Caban, who is also the CARE volunteer leader in Puerto Rico, and ask her about her experiences with CARE. My interview … Continue reading Volunteer Profile Series: Hon. Mildred Caban (CARE Puerto Rico)

February 07, 2020 0

The Importance Of Giving Back: From ABI’s New Executive Director

Amy Quackenboss is the new Executive Director of the American Bankruptcy Institute (ABI). As a proud partner of CARE, Amy shared with the CARE blog a reflection on her own career of service and the importance of giving back through volunteer activities. I am honored to have been selected to serve as ABI’s new Executive … Continue reading The Importance Of Giving Back: From ABI’s New Executive Director

January 29, 2020 0