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

  • 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

  • Shelter Upgrades for Rohingya Refugees (SURR)

    A project from 3 different sectors in Bangladesh

    This project is an emergency response project for the displaced population that has fled violence in the Rakhine State of Myanmar. The purpose of this project is to provide shelter upgrades for the Rohingya Refugees.... Learn more

    Last updated April 13, 2018

  • Rohingya Emergency Relief in Bangladesh

    A project from 5 different sectors in Bangladesh

    This project is a rapid emergency response for displaced population seeking refuge in the makeshift settlement in Cox's Bazar District, Bangladesh, who have fled violence in Rakhine State of Myanmar. In the... Learn more

    Last updated April 13, 2018

  • Dry Zone Smallholder Dairy Expansion Program

    A project from 2 different sectors in Sri Lanka

    The project will grow Sri Lankan dairy production and improve the quality of life for families across nine, primarily rural, dry zone districts in the Northern, Eastern and North Central provinces, building... Learn more

    Last updated March 21, 2018

  • Trauma Recovery and Child Empowerment

    A project from 3 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

    Last updated March 20, 2018