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, 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

  • 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 December 17, 2019

  • One Village Transformed (OVT) - Bais D'Orange

    A project from 5 different sectors in Haiti

    The goal of this project is to strengthen the resilience of farmers, community leaders and families in food security, access to water, economic growth and socio-physical and spiritual development. As part of... Learn more

    Last updated June 6, 2019

  • 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 June 6, 2019

  • 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 May 23, 2019

  • Narok Integrated Development Project

    A project from 2 different sectors in Kenya

    The goal of this ongoing project is to enhance the lives of residents in Narok through holistic development. One way in which this is taking place is by strengthening the local support structure to carry its holistic... Learn more

    Last updated May 22, 2019