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

  • 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 October 29, 2018

  • Nehemiah

    A project from 5 different sectors in Kenya

    The Nehemiah project is an integrated community development project aimed at improving the overall standard of living of Maasai pastoralists in Mara/Osupuko division. The project seeks to address the poor... Learn more

    Last updated October 9, 2018

  • One Village Transformed: Abei Cluster

    A project from 3 different sectors in Chad

    Working with leaders and community members, World Concern helps identify the specific needs of each village in the cluster and the community takes part in its own transformation. While each village is unique,... Learn more

    Last updated October 8, 2018

  • 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. World Concern... Learn more

    Last updated July 16, 2018

  • Mara One Village Transformed (OVT)

    A project from 5 different sectors in Kenya

    This project will empower the community by building on the existing community capacities and helping people understand the causes of their vulnerabilities and develop strategies to address them. Empowered... Learn more

    Last updated May 29, 2018

  • One Village Transformed - Brahmanbaria District

    A project from 6 different sectors in Bangladesh

    This is an integrated multi-sectoral project, focused on maternal and child health, child education, WASH, gender equality, disaster risk reduction, food security, and livelihoods for poor and marginalized... Learn more

    Last updated March 20, 2018

  • Improving Nutrition in Somaliland

    A project from 2 different sectors in Somalia

    Malnutrition results from a variety of factors, not just one simple cause; however, this project is located among the areas worst hit by the drought in Somaliland. The overall goal is to reduce malnutrition among... Learn more

    Last updated March 15, 2018

  • 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 March 15, 2018