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

  • Holistic Food Security in Haiti

    A project from 4 different sectors in Haiti

    This project aims to help households cope with the current situation of food insecurity. World Concern will work holistically with different farming groups and vulnerable households, collaborating with local... Learn more

    Last updated November 17, 2020

  • One Village Transformed in Nebbi, Uganda

    A project from 5 different sectors in Uganda

    In partnership, the project will promote access to safe water and sanitation, child protection, strengthening of the community, increased food production and security, improvement and diversification of... Learn more

    Last updated November 17, 2020

  • Livelihood Support in Jur River

    A project from 2 different sectors in South Sudan

    The purpose of this project is to provide services that will contribute to protecting vulnerable populations affected by the crises of hunger, malnutrition and destitution. These services will produce, achieve... Learn more

    Last updated November 17, 2020

  • Building Resilience Against Climate Extremes (BRACE)

    A project from 4 different sectors in Kenya

    This World Concern project will improve the nutrition status of children under 5 years old, including the training and information of good nutrition practices and food preparation as well as a 3-month food supplement... Learn more

    Last updated November 17, 2020

  • Nutrition Voucher Distribution in Aweil

    A project from 4 different sectors in South Sudan

    World Concern will increase the access to emergency livelihood inputs by food insecure and displaced households to maintain food production. Beneficiaries will have improved access to increased and diversified... Learn more

    Last updated October 13, 2020

  • Transitional Shelter Program in Bangladesh

    A project from 5 different sectors in Bangladesh

    World Concern will partner for this project that is providing assistance with transitional shelters for vulnerable individuals/households in the target areas. Non-food item/emergency shelter kit distribution... Learn more

    Last updated September 29, 2020

  • Emergency Response for COVID-19 in Cox’s Bazar

    A project from 3 different sectors in Bangladesh

    The project will support displaced people in the Rohingya camps, and the affected host community, in light of the COVID-19 situation. Support through providing awareness sessions, hygiene kits which will include... Learn more

    Last updated September 22, 2020