START A PETITION34,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good

September Successes

September Successes

This month we’ve celebrated victories all over the world! Read more about our successes in Canada, the US, Australia, and even the Arctic:

Seal Pups Saved From Certain Death

Over 140,000 Care2 members helped save two seal pups, Zak and Mika, from certain death. The pups were taken from the wild for display at the Aquarium des Iles in Quebec, even though aquarium officials knew they would be senselessly killed at the end of the tourist season. Read more.

Shell Backs Away from Arctic Drilling

Shell Oil announced it’s finally putting its controversial plans to drill in the Arctic on hold. Irreversible damage to endangered species, irreparable oil spills and draining the resources of native communities are just a few of the injustices Care2 members helped avoid. Read more.

Chicago Teachers Union Successfully Ends Strike

The 29,000-member Chicago Teachers Union compromised with Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel to construct a three-year contract to improve the working conditions and classroom resources at Chicago’s public schools.
Read more.

Super Trawler Banned from Australia’s Waters

One of the world’s most aggressive super trawlers, the Margiris, was scheduled to hit the shores of Australia’s biodiverse oceans this month. Following passionate protests like the ones from 15,000 Care2 petition-signers, the super trawler has been banned from Australian waters. Read more.

Thank you for all you’ve done!

Recent stories from Care2 Team Blog: Care2 Reinvents Citizen ActivismCare2 Members in the NewsCare2 Members in the NewsCare2 Members in the NewsUpdate From Santanu, Care2 Sponsored Child

902 comments

Jonathan Harper
Jonathan Harper15 days ago

Noted!

Jonathan Harper
Jonathan Harperabout a month ago

Noted!

Jonathan Harper
Jonathan Harper2 months ago

Noted!

Jim Ven
Jim Ven4 months ago

thanks for the article.

Erika Acosta
Erika Acosta5 months ago

Thanks

Erika Acosta
Erika Acosta6 months ago

Thanks

Jonathan Harper
Jonathan Harper7 months ago

Noted

Paulinha Russell
Paulinha Russell7 months ago

Thanks

Paulinha Russell
Paulinha Russell7 months ago

Thanks

Paulinha Russell
Paulinha Russell7 months ago

Thanks

Disclaimer: The views expressed above are solely those of the author and may not reflect those of
Care2, Inc., its employees or advertisers.

about Colleen H.

Colleen H. is an Online Campaigner with Care2 and a recent transplant to San Francisco from the East Coast. She graduated from Georgetown University where she focused her studies in Spanish... more

ads keep care2 free
ads keep care2 free



Select names from your address book   |   Help
   

We hate spam. We do not sell or share the email addresses you provide.

New to Care2? Start Here.

site feedback

ONSITE FEEDBACK FORM

Problem on this page? Briefly let us know what isn't working for you and we'll try to make it right!