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

  • One Village Transformed - Na Hang

    A project from 3 different sectors in Vietnam

    This project will enable strategic transformational development interventions designed at a commune level perspective on strategically achieving sustainable development goals targeted to the health and... Learn more

    Last updated July 8, 2019

  • Hope to Kids - Jacmel

    A project from 4 different sectors in Haiti

    The goal of the Hope to Kids project is to provide opportunity and hope to children and their families in and around Jacmel. World Concern and its partner provides school children with goats and the training necessary... Learn more

    Last updated June 6, 2019

  • One Village Transformed (OVT) - Bais D'Orange

    A project from 5 different sectors in Haiti

    The goal of this project is to strengthen the resilience of farmers, community leaders and families in food security, access to water, economic growth and socio-physical and spiritual development. As part of... Learn more

    Last updated June 6, 2019

  • 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 June 6, 2019

  • Lashio Youth Producer Group

    A project from 3 different sectors in Myanmar

    The goal of this project is for the youth in Shan to have improved livelihoods and nutrition practices from their nutrition sensitive producer group activities. Included in this project is the aim that nutritious... Learn more

    Last updated May 23, 2019

  • 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 May 23, 2019

  • 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 May 23, 2019