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

  • Dry Zone Smallholder Dairy Expansion Program

    A project from 3 different sectors in Sri Lanka

    World Concern and its partner in this project will grow Sri Lankan dairy production and improve the quality of life for families across nine, primarily rural, dry zone districts in the Northern, Eastern and North... Learn more

    Last updated August 21, 2019

  • 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 August 21, 2019

  • 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 August 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 August 21, 2019

  • One Village Transformed, DRC

    A project from 4 different sectors in Democratic Republic of the Congo

    This project will be implemented in the Azoo area within Aru Diocese. This area is rural and most of the residents eke out a living from subsistence farming and small animal husbandry. Farming practices are traditional,... Learn more

    Last updated August 21, 2019