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 (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

  • Community-Based Nutrition

    A project from 3 different sectors in Myanmar

    In this project World Concern aims to implement key interventions that are crucial for child health, growth and development. As the 1,000-day period from pregnancy to the child s second birthday is crucial, the... Learn more

    Last updated May 22, 2019

  • One Village Transformed - Mukuru

    A project from 4 different sectors in Kenya

    The goal of this project is to holistically contribute to the improved living standards of people in Moto Moto Village. World Concern will increase the earnings of 100 women and 100 youths with training and kits... Learn more

    Last updated May 22, 2019

  • One Village Transformed (OVT) - Samburu

    A project from 5 different sectors in Kenya

    Drought has become more frequent and severe in Samburu County, like others in Northern Kenya. This leads to a loss of pasture, scarcity of water and loss of both livestock and in extreme cases death of people. Through... Learn more

    Last updated May 22, 2019