World Concern

World Concern is a U.S.-based, Christian humanitarian relief and development organization working in Africa, Asia and the Americas. Established in 1955, World Concern works to alleviate suffering among the poor in developing countries and to address the root causes in each context. World Concern’s primary strategy is community-based, integrated development. World Concern works in multiple sectors to build the capacity of village-based groups, nongovernmental partners and other counterparts to lead and sustain their development. World Concern is committed to best practices of inclusive, participatory and accountable relief and development and maintains rigorous standards of both financial and program monitoring. Program assistance is provided on the basis of need alone, without regard to race, creed or religion. Worldwide, World Concern offers life, opportunity and hope to more than 6 million people annually.

Website http://worldconcern.org
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Primary Address

19303 Fremont Ave. N.; PO Box 33000, MS #44

Seattle, WA 98133

Projects

ordered by most recently updated

  • OVT Kuac South, Aluelweng

    A project from 4 different sectors in South Sudan

    This is going to be a partnership with the Aluelweng village community. The goal of the project is to improve the quality of life of the community in Aluelweng through facilitating holistic transformation of individual... Learn more

    Last updated March 20, 2019

  • One Village Transformed, DRC

    A project from 4 different sectors in Democratic Republic of the Congo

    This project will be implemented in the Azoo area within Aru Diocese. This area is rural and most of the residents eke out a living from subsistence farming and small animal husbandry. Farming practices are traditional,... Learn more

    Last updated March 20, 2019

  • Food and Nutrition Security

    A project from 4 different sectors in Kenya

    The goal of this project is to increased the food and nutrition security for 720 vulnerable households by 2021. World Concern hopes to improve the adaptive capacity of communities to disasters as well as diversify... Learn more

    Last updated February 27, 2019

  • Building Resilience Against Climate Extremes (BRACE)

    A project from 4 different sectors in Kenya

    This World Concern project will improve the nutrition status of children under 5 years old, including the training and information of good nutrition practices and food preparation as well as a 3-month food supplement... Learn more

    Last updated October 29, 2018

  • Nehemiah

    A project from 5 different sectors in Kenya

    The Nehemiah project is an integrated community development project aimed at improving the overall standard of living of Maasai pastoralists in Mara/Osupuko division. The project seeks to address the poor... Learn more

    Last updated October 9, 2018

  • One Village Transformed: Abei Cluster

    A project from 3 different sectors in Chad

    Working with leaders and community members, World Concern helps identify the specific needs of each village in the cluster and the community takes part in its own transformation. While each village is unique,... Learn more

    Last updated October 8, 2018

  • One Village Transformed Cluster Gaillard

    A project from 5 different sectors in Haiti

    This village-based program will target the area of Haut Gaillard, located in the rural mountains East of Jacmel City in the South East Province of Haiti, addressing some of the most significant challenges like... Learn more

    Last updated July 16, 2018

  • Jur River One Village Transformed Project

    A project from 2 different sectors in South Sudan

    The goal of this project is to see individuals and the community rediscover and return to peace, reconciling broken relationships between man and himself, man and others, and man and the environment. World Concern... Learn more

    Last updated July 16, 2018