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

  • Holistic Food Security in Haiti

    A project from 4 different sectors in Haiti

    This project aims to help households cope with the current situation of food insecurity. World Concern will work holistically with different farming groups and vulnerable households, collaborating with local... Learn more

    Last updated June 9, 2020

  • Emergency Livelihood Support in South Sudan

    A project from 2 different sectors in South Sudan

    The aim of this project is to increase the production and availability of crops in targeted locations. Emergency livelihood support will be provided to food insecure and displaced households. We will also strengthen... Learn more

    Last updated June 9, 2020

  • One Village Transformed (OVT) - Olyeko

    A project from 4 different sectors in Uganda

    This project is holistic in its approach with the community and aims to do the following 1. provide sustainable and integrated WASH services; 2. increase access to affordable financial services through the self-help... Learn more

    Last updated June 9, 2020

  • One Village Transformed in Nebbi, Uganda

    A project from 5 different sectors in Uganda

    In partnership, the project will promote access to safe water and sanitation, child protection, strengthening of the community, increased food production and security, improvement and diversification of... Learn more

    Last updated June 9, 2020

  • Protection Awareness for Rohingya Distressed Youth

    A project from 2 different sectors in Bangladesh

    The purpose of this project is to make sure the vulnerable adolescent populations have increased agency to improve their health and well-being through their access to focused non-specialized services and empowerment.... Learn more

    Last updated June 9, 2020

  • One Village Transformed (OVT) - Cox Bazaar

    A project from 6 different sectors in Bangladesh

    The long-term goal of the project is not only to bring socio-cultural and economic upliftment to the people of the target villages, but also to empower them so that they can increase their own resources and control... Learn more

    Last updated June 9, 2020