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 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

  • FAO Emergency Livelihood Project

    A project from 3 different sectors in South Sudan

    World Concern will provide emergency livelihood support to the most vulnerable populations through the distribution of fishing and vegetables kits to households in Western Bhar el Ghazal State to help reduce... Learn more

    Last updated July 16, 2018

  • Jur River One Village Transformed Project

    A project from 2 different sectors in South Sudan

    The goal of this project is to see individuals and the community rediscover and return to peace, reconciling broken relationships between man and himself, man and others, and man and the environment. World Concern... Learn more

    Last updated July 16, 2018

  • 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 July 16, 2018

  • Labutta Water, Sanitation and Nutrition

    A project from 3 different sectors in Myanmar

    World Concern will come alongside the communities in Labutta to partner with its participants and aim to improve their health status and lead their own sustainable development. The project addresses access... Learn more

    Last updated June 5, 2018

  • Mara One Village Transformed (OVT)

    A project from 5 different sectors in Kenya

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

    Last updated May 29, 2018

  • Bura One Village Transformed (OVT)

    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 May 7, 2018

  • 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 May 7, 2018

  • Livelihoods and Environment Protection – Goz Beida

    A project from 4 different sectors in Chad

    Farmers will be encouraged and helped to transform agricultural livelihoods in economically viable agri-business practices, according to the needs and specific preferences of different groups of farmers.... Learn more

    Last updated May 7, 2018