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President Harry S. Truman donates $1,500.00 to send CARE Packages to help feed the starving in Europe following World War II.
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Wednesday May 11th marked the 65th anniversary of the delivery of the first CARE Package. To mark the occasion, Sirius XM RadioClassics Channel 82 featured an original half-hour special where host Greg Bell talks with Scott Thigpen, Director of Media & Advertising for CARE. Also included are interviews with original CARE package recipients and a quarter-hour 1948 variety series "We CARE" hosted by Douglas Fairbanks, Jr and featuring Great Gildersleeve actor Harold Peary.
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In October 1993, the global poverty-fighting organization CARE moved its headquarters to Atlanta. Twenty years later, we held a celebration called, "Bringing the World to Atlanta," to mark the special anniversary with an evening of entertainment, reflections on CARE and recognition of Atlanta's position as a gateway to the globe.
"You name a challenge that is being faced in a developing part of world and typically CARE is there," Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed said in this video tribute for the event. "And, by extension, the city of Atlanta is there." Learn more by visiting us at http://www.care.org.