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

  • 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 June 9, 2020

  • One Village Transformed (OVT) - Kumbi

    A project from 5 different sectors in Kenya

    This project aims to increase household resilience through the reduction of household vulnerabilities to future impacts of hazards such as drought and floods which result in food insecurity as well as loss of... Learn more

    Last updated June 8, 2020

  • One Village Transformed - Mukuru

    A project from 4 different sectors in Kenya

    The goal of this project is to holistically contribute to the improved living standards of people in Moto Moto Village. World Concern will increase the earnings of 100 women and 100 youths with training and kits... Learn more

    Last updated June 8, 2020

  • One Village Transformed (OVT) - Samburu

    A project from 5 different sectors in Kenya

    Drought has become more frequent and severe in Samburu County, like others in Northern Kenya. This leads to a loss of pasture, scarcity of water and loss of both livestock and in extreme cases death of people. Through... Learn more

    Last updated June 8, 2020

  • 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 June 8, 2020

  • One Village Transformed (OVT) - Bura

    A project from 6 different sectors in Kenya

    This project will empower the community by building on the existing community capacities, helping people understand the causes of their vulnerabilities and then develop strategies to address them. Empowered... Learn more

    Last updated December 19, 2019