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

  • 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

  • Livelihoods for Women in Kachin State

    A project from 2 different sectors in Myanmar

    This project will work towards women being able to enjoy equal opportunities and equal access to assistance and services in Kachin State. World Concern will partner and work with the communities to equip them... Learn more

    Last updated March 9, 2018

  • Kachin Child Protection Phase 2

    A project from 2 different sectors in Myanmar

    This project will build the capacity of communities to protect their children from harm and increase their resilience to harm, empowering and engaging with children and young people in the process of identifying,... Learn more

    Last updated March 9, 2018

  • Web of Hope

    A project from 3 different sectors in Laos

    World Concern will facilitate the communities in three villages to be aware of and responsive to the needs and opportunities in their villages by empowering them to go through a transformational development... Learn more

    Last updated March 9, 2018

  • Holistic Development Project III (HDP III)

    A project from 6 different sectors in Myanmar

    This ongoing project seeks out communities in Kachin to partner with in making themselves healthy, food secure and leading their own sustainable development. The holistic approach taken by World Concern will... Learn more

    Last updated March 9, 2018