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

  • Combat Human Trafficking

    A project from 3 different sectors in Nepal

    The Combat Human Trafficking project aims to improve knowledge, attitude and capacity of right holders, civil society and duty bearers to combat human trafficking and establish project cycle and resource management... Learn more

    Last updated April 3, 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 April 3, 2019

  • Shan Protection and Livelihood Program

    A project from 4 different sectors in Myanmar

    This World Concern project aims at enhancing the capacities of communities in 24 villages to improve their own health and to lead their own development. The project is part of a phase out plan and therefore emphasizes... Learn more

    Last updated March 21, 2019

  • One Village Transformed in Salavan

    A project from 5 different sectors in Laos

    Five villages will become aware of and responsive to the needs and opportunities in their villages. These villages are in the poorest province within Laos, so poverty graduation will be a focus for the most vulnerable... Learn more

    Last updated March 20, 2019

  • Hear Project

    Education project in Bangladesh

    The Hear project aims to provide educational and clinical facilities to 1,175 hearing impaired children and their families in addition to fostering a community free from discrimination in which all members... Learn more

    Last updated March 20, 2019