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.

Primary Address

19303 Fremont Ave. N.; PO Box 33000, MS #44

Seattle, WA 98133

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  • Trauma Recovery and Child Empowerment

    A project from 2 different sectors in Nepal

    World Concern partners in this project with a local agency to increase the well-being of children who have been affected by earthquakes and are vulnerable to forced labor and human trafficking. Our goal is to increase... Learn more

  • 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.
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  • 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

  • Nepal Earthquake Relief Assistance

    A project from 4 different sectors in Nepal

    The devastating earthquake of 7.8 magnitude left more than 8,600 people dead. Additionally 488,789 houses were totally destroyed and 267,477 partially damaged. Millions of people were affected and left vulnerable... Learn more

  • 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

  • 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

  • Nairobi Development Project

    A project from 2 different sectors in Kenya

    Through training in self-awareness, leadership, group management and entrepreneurship, organized community groups will gain the skills they need to utilize their resources more effectively. A short-term... Learn more

  • 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

  • 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