The Care Bears were an important part of our childhood, they really were a big impact on many kids. "I Wanna Be a Care Bear" was a popular phrase echoed by kids from 1985 to 1988 when this nostalgic cartoon ran. Actually, The Care Bears were characters created by American Greetings in 1981 for their greeting cards.

Here is the show "Care-a-Lots Birthday.

What's that on their stomach? Well, each Care Bear comes in a different color and has a specialized insignia on its belly that represents their duty and personality. This label was known as their "tummy symbol." However, in the Care Bears movie they called them "belly badges".