AMERICARES FOUNDATION

Description:

Founded in 1982, this is the world’s largest private relief organization. Keeping overhead under 2%, it sends relief flights of medicine, medical equipment, and nutritional items to victims of natural disasters, famine, and war in 137 countries around the world.

Phone:
(203) 658 9500
Email:
info@americares.org
Website:
http://www.americares.org
Updated:
January 27, 2017
Physical Address:
88 Hamilton Avenue South
Stamford, CT 06902 Google Map
Open Hours:
MON-FRI, 9 - 5
Contacts
Name:
Michael J. Nyenhuis
Position:
President & CEO
Programs:

  • PATIENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS (PAP) – serves under-insured or uninsured by providing medications at no cost to those who qualify.
  • AMERICARES FREE CLINICS, INC – providing free preventive health care for people who are uninsured or under-insured in Stamford, Norwalk, Bridgport, and Danbury.
  • VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
  • INTERNSHIPS

Annual Events:

  • AMERICARES AIRLIFT BENEFIT
  • ANNUAL CONCOURS D’ELEGANCE – JUN

See Community Answers Calendar for details.

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