Latest AmeriCares Stories

2011-07-26 13:21:00

NEW ORLEANS, July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Association of Free Clinics (NAFC) and MSNBC's "The Ed Show" will return to New Orleans next month for another massive free clinic, highlighting the slow recovery of the community's health care system.

2011-07-13 11:52:00

New AmeriCares Report Shows Dramatic Increase in Need STAMFORD, Conn., July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new AmeriCares report has found health care clinics providing free services to the needy are experiencing such a dramatic increase in patient visits that many have been forced for the first time to turn away eligible patients because they cannot keep up with demand.

2011-06-09 09:08:00

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cash donation helps AmeriCares U.S.

2011-06-06 11:24:00

STAMFORD, Conn., June 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AmeriCares has awarded its annual Power of Partnership Award to AstraZeneca for its outstanding commitment to increasing access to health care for people in need both here at home and throughout the developing world.

2011-05-23 14:52:00

Organization preparing to send medicines and relief supplies for tornado survivors STAMFORD, Conn., May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AmeriCares is dispatching an emergency response expert to Joplin, Mo., to aid survivors of Sunday's devastating tornado that claimed at least 89 lives, displaced thousands and left a section of the city in ruins.

2011-05-02 14:51:00

STAMFORD, Conn., May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AmeriCares is delivering medical aid, bottled water and other critically needed relief supplies to communities across the South devastated by the worst U.S.

2011-04-14 15:23:00

STAMFORD, Conn., April 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AmeriCares and former New York Mets manager Bobby Valentine are teaming up to deliver lifesaving medicines and relief supplies for survivors of the devastating earthquake and tsunami in Japan.

2011-04-01 13:58:00

STAMFORD, Conn., April 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AmeriCares is airlifting medical aid to help survivors still suffering from the devastating earthquake and tsunami in Japan.

2011-03-28 11:46:00

STAMFORD, Conn., March 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AmeriCares and AstraZeneca have teamed to deliver critical medicines to help people living with chronic diseases throughout the United States.

Word of the Day
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The word 'friseur' comes from French friseur, from friser ("to curl, frizz").