Creative fundraising initiatives are springing up across America, thanks to the efforts of our generous partners. We hope you get involved.
On June 13, 2013, The Carter Center distributed a press release announcing that Plateau and Nasarawa states are the first Nigerian states to stop the transmission of lymphatic filariasis (LF), also commonly known as elephantiasis. This is quite an achievement, as Nigeria is one of the most endemic countries in the world for LF with 22 million people infected and over an additional 100 million at risk. Read More...
On Tuesday, August 28, 2018, the Clarke Cares Foundation is hosting, Swing for Nets, a charity golf outing including lunch, raffles, games and fun! This event will be held at the Willow Crest Golf Course at the Hilton Oak Brook Hills Resort, 3500 Midwest Rd., Oak Brook, IL. Lunch is served 11:30-12:30, tee off is 1:00.
This event is designed to raise funds for the purchase and shipping of mosquito bed nets for families in Nigeria. Click here for more information, and to sign up for golf and/or a sponsorship.
Through the generosity of so many, the Clarke Cares Foundation along with the Clarke match will be providing 14,400 nets to The Carter Center to distribute to needy families and has made a donation to the American Red Cross for $18,000 to aid hurricane victims in Texas and Florida.