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

  • Community-Based Nutrition in Kachin

    A project from 4 different sectors in Myanmar

    World Concern will implement key interventions that are crucial for child health, growth, and development. As the 1,000-day period from pregnancy to the child s second birthday is crucial, this intervention... Learn more

    Last updated February 2, 2021

  • Integrated Health Development in Northern Myanmar

    A project from 2 different sectors in Myanmar

    This project will focus on capacity building, health and nutrition. The capacity building of communities will take effect by forming, strengthening and training village development committees (VDCs), community... Learn more

    Last updated February 2, 2021

  • Lashio Resilience and Health

    A project from 3 different sectors in Myanmar

    World Concern continues to aid two thousand female Self-help Group (SHG) members improve their resilience and the health of their children, including reducing the number of under 5 mortality, under 2 stunting... Learn more

    Last updated February 2, 2021

  • 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 January 26, 2021

  • 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 November 17, 2020