AmeriCares is non-profit disaster relief and humanitarian aid organization and supports long-term humanitarian assistance programs.
New York (PRWEB) August 16, 2012
August 14, 2012, US, Mitchell Vazquez supports the cause Global Disaster Relief and Humanitarian Aid of AmeriCares that provides disaster relief to stricken areas around the world. Mitch Vazquez is an active philanthropy including substantial gifts to AmeriaCares.
AmeriCares is non-profit disaster relief and humanitarian aid organization and supports long-term humanitarian assistance programs. They work in dozens of countries around the world, improving health care in areas of desperate need. AmeriCares was formed in the 1982 by Robert C. Macauley, a paper broker from New Canaan.
The World Health Organization estimates one-third of the world’s population that is nearly 2 billion people, lack access to essential medicines. In addition to a shortage of medicines, health care professionals in poor countries struggle daily with a lack of supplies such as gloves, syringes, gauze and bandages. AmeriCares has provided more than $10 billion of aid to 164 countries since its founding.
Mitch Vazquez, born in 1968, second of two sons in a middle-class family, did not have any means to fund his education. He financed himself through scholarships, student loans and part time work. He has supported a number of regional causes so far and intends to do so in future as well. To know more log on to http://www.mitchellvazquez.com.