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

  • Nehemiah

    A project from 5 different sectors in Kenya

    The Nehemiah project is an integrated community development project aimed at improving the overall standard of living of Maasai pastoralists in Mara/Osupuko division. The project seeks to address the poor... Learn more

    Last updated October 9, 2018

  • Shan Protection and Livelihood Program

    A project from 4 different sectors in Myanmar

    This World Concern project aims at enhancing the capacities of communities in 24 villages to improve their own health and to lead their own development. The project is part of a phase out plan and therefore emphasizes... Learn more

    Last updated October 8, 2018

  • One Village Transformed: Abei Cluster

    A project from 3 different sectors in Chad

    Working with leaders and community members, World Concern helps identify the specific needs of each village in the cluster and the community takes part in its own transformation. While each village is unique,... Learn more

    Last updated October 8, 2018

  • Bangladesh Dutch Joint Response

    A project from 5 different sectors in Bangladesh

    This project provides life-saving basic assistance in settlements, camps and host communities, seeking the protection, dignity and safety of Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh. The assistance includes food... Learn more

    Last updated October 8, 2018

  • 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 July 16, 2018