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

  • 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

  • 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

  • One Village Transformed (OVT) Nkopon

    A project from 4 different sectors in Kenya

    This OVT project aims to build the capacity of the community and bring about lasting transformational development. The project will create sustainable and resilient holistic development in the target community.... Learn more

    Last updated September 16, 2020

  • One Village Transformed (OVT) Mani

    A project from 6 different sectors in Chad

    Chad is facing high levels of food insecurity, malnutrition and critical gaps in the provision of basic social services such as education, health, water and social protection. Chad is among the most vulnerable... Learn more

    Last updated August 11, 2020

  • Livelihoods and Food Security in Kachin

    A project from 5 different sectors in Myanmar

    This project will improve the nutrition outcomes of conflict-affected people in Kachin State. The project will improve nutrition outcomes for women, adolescent girls and children under 2 years of age. This... Learn more

    Last updated June 17, 2020

  • One Village Transformed - Lashio

    A project from 3 different sectors in Myanmar

    World Concern's goals with this project are that the communities in Northern Shan reach out holistically, calling out for reconciliation and enabling communities to reduce stunting and reduce poverty. The... Learn more

    Last updated June 10, 2020

  • 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

    Last updated June 10, 2020