Mission / Vision
Americares saves lives and improves health for people affected by poverty or disaster so they can reach their full potential.
Americares invests in local health centers, the health workers who staff them and the communities they serve every day and when disaster strikes.
Our programs: * Help communities prepare for, respond to and recover from disasters;
* Increase access to critical medicine and medical supplies;
* Improve and expand clinical services;
* Prevent disease and promote good health in vulnerable communities.
Our health programs and medical donations reach more than 90 countries and all 50 U.S. states each year. Since it was established nearly 40 years ago, Americares has provided more than $13 billion in aid to 164 countries, including the US. We currently maintain offices in the United States, El Salvador, India, Liberia, Nepal, the Philippines and Tanzania.