Khadija holding her house key from Syria Khadija participating in a dairy training Help Concern Respond to Cyclone Idai Help Concern Respond to Cyclone Idai

Concern Worldwide US

Org #14752
Vetted since 2013 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Site Visit Verified
1993
year founded
$235,426
raised on GlobalGiving
6
years fundraising
5
projects funded

Mission

Founded in 1968, Concern Worldwide's mission is to help people living in extreme poverty achieve major improvements in their lives that last and spread without ongoing support from Concern. Our role is to ensure that people living in extreme poverty are able to meet their basic needs, achieve their rights and manage their own development. We do so by working with communities and by using our shared experience and knowledge to address the root causes of extreme poverty. To achieve this mission we engage in long-term development work, respond to emergency situations, and seek to address the root causes of poverty. Concern also believes that youth have a critical role to play in the fight a... read more

Project Leaders
Dara Burke
Dara Burke
Alexandra Strzempko
Alexandra Strzempko
Kathy Cicerale
Kathy Cicerale
Team
Colleen Kelly, Aine Fay, Ed Kenney, Dara Burke
Organization Information
355 Lexington Avenue
16th Floor
New York, NY 10017
United States
212-557-8000

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #5748809769
Organization Information
355 Lexington Avenue
16th Floor
New York, NY 10017
United States
212-557-8000

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #5748809769

Project Reports

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Apr 16, 2019
Vocational Skills for Syrian Refugees
Dear Supporter, As the war in Syria drags into its ninth year, the conflict has taken on a different shape. While the ordeal for those displaced during the conflict is not nearly over, many are now...
Mar 6, 2019
Safety and Dignity in the Camps
 Dear Supporter, Thanks in part to your support, Concern continues to respond to the Rohingya refugee crisis in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. A needs assessment in October of 2018 illustrated...
Feb 26, 2019
Causes of Global Hunger
Dear Supporter, Forced migration of people as a result of conflict, natural or environmental disaster, or other stress factors is one of the biggest causes of hunger in the world today. Writing in the...
 
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