October 04, 2021
Stamford, Conn. – Oct. 4, 2021 – The Americares Airlift Benefit Livestream on Oct. 2 raised $2.1 million for the health-focused relief and development organization’s programs worldwide. Actors Adria Arjona and Tony Goldwyn co-hosted the special one-hour event.
September 22, 2021
Stamford, Conn. – Sept. 22, 2021 – Actors Adria Arjona and Tony Goldwyn will co-host the 2021 Americares Airlift Benefit on Saturday, Oct. 2.
August 29, 2021
Stamford, Conn. – Aug. 29, 2021– An Americares emergency response team has deployed to the Gulf Coast to respond to Hurricane Ida. The storm is expected to make landfall today— exactly 16 years to the day after Hurricane Katrina devastated the region.
August 26, 2021
Stamford, Conn. – Aug. 26, 2021 – An Americares airlift carrying 12 tons of
critically needed medicines and relief items arrived in Haiti today to support local health providers treating earthquake survivors. The chartered plane landed in Port-au-Prince this afternoon carrying wound care supplies, personal protective equipment, cardiovascular medication and medical supplies valued at over $6 million.
August 16, 2021
Stamford, Conn. –Aug. 16, 2021 – Nearly $3 million worth of critically needed medicines and relief items are on the way to Haiti for survivors of Saturday’s devastating 7.2-magnitudue earthquake. Officials report nearly 1,300 people have died and thousands more are injured and in need of medical care.
August 14, 2021
Stamford, Conn. – Aug. 14, 2021 – Americares has medicines and relief supplies on the way to Haiti for survivors of this morning’s 7.2-magnitude earthquake.
August 12, 2021
Stamford, Conn. – Aug. 12, 2021 – For the sixth consecutive year, Americares has earned a 4-star rating—the highest possible—from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator, for its strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency. Only 14 percent of the charities evaluated by Charity Navigator have received at least six consecutive 4-star evaluations.
August 10, 2021
Stamford, Conn. – Aug. 10, 2021 – Americares, a health-focused relief and development organization and Zipline, the global leader in instant logistics, are teaming up with Women’s Health to Wealth, Ghana’s Ministry of Health and the Ghana Health Service to deliver urgently needed medicines, medical supplies and infection-control supplies to hard-to-reach health facilities in Ghana.
July 29, 2021
Americares is pleased to announce renowned epidemiologist Michelle Williams, dean of faculty at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, has been elected to the Americares Board of Directors.