Reporting Organization

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
Facebook https://www.facebook.com/worldconcern
Primary Address

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

Seattle, WA 98133

Projects

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  • Building Resilient Community in Bago

    A project from 2 different sectors in Myanmar

    The project will improve the living status and resilience of vulnerable households in the target communities. Building and maintaining resilience will focus on different levels (individuals, households,... Learn more

    Last updated February 28, 2017

  • 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

    Last updated January 3, 2017

  • 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 December 22, 2016

  • 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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    Last updated December 21, 2016

  • 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

    Last updated December 21, 2016

  • 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

    Last updated December 19, 2016

  • How They Shall Hear

    A project from 2 different sectors in Vietnam

    This early childhood deaf education development program hopes to enable hearing teachers to teach deaf children via sign language, enable parents to communicate effectively with their deaf child, assist in... Learn more

    Last updated December 16, 2016

  • Livelihoods for Women in Kachin State

    A project from 2 different sectors in Myanmar

    This project will work towards women being able to enjoy equal opportunities and equal access to assistance and services in Kachin State. World Concern will partner and work with the communities to equip them... Learn more

    Last updated December 15, 2016