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
Twitter https://twitter.com/@worldconcern
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Primary Address

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

Seattle, WA 98133

Projects

ordered by most recently updated

  • Hear Project

    Education project in Bangladesh

    The Hear project aims to provide educational and clinical facilities to 1,175 hearing impaired children and their families in addition to fostering a community free from discrimination in which all members... Learn more

    Last updated March 20, 2018

  • One Village Transformed - Brahmanbaria District

    A project from 6 different sectors in Bangladesh

    This is an integrated multi-sectoral project, focused on maternal and child health, child education, WASH, gender equality, disaster risk reduction, food security, and livelihoods for poor and marginalized... Learn more

    Last updated March 20, 2018

  • Hope to Kids - Jacmel

    A project from 4 different sectors in Haiti

    The goal of the Hope to Kids project is to provide opportunity and hope to children and their families in and around Jacmel. World Concern provides school children with goats and the training necessary to equip... Learn more

    Last updated March 20, 2018

  • One Village Transformed: Magai

    A project from 3 different sectors in South Sudan

    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 March 20, 2018

  • Improving Nutrition in Somaliland

    A project from 2 different sectors in Somalia

    Malnutrition results from a variety of factors, not just one simple cause; however, this project is located among the areas worst hit by the drought in Somaliland. The overall goal is to reduce malnutrition among... Learn more

    Last updated March 15, 2018

  • Enhanced Food Security in Somaliland

    A project from 2 different sectors in Somalia

    World Concern will partner in this project to enhance food security by way of agriculture and livelihoods. The goal is to increase the food self-sufficiency of 420 households in Somaliland. In short summary,... Learn more

    Last updated March 15, 2018