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"Arshia and Baby Aklima." Darren Vaughan (Concern) Locusts in Marsabit, Kenya. Photo: Concern (2020). Rana & Ibrahim's son Fadi. Gavin Douglas/Concern. Amir in Bangladesh. Photo: Sabrina Idriss (2019).

Concern Worldwide US

Org #14752
Vetted since 2013 Site Visit Verified
1993
year founded
$241,556
raised on GlobalGiving
7
years fundraising
6
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

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
Robbie Rusbuldt
Robbie Rusbuldt
Kathy Cicerale
Kathy Cicerale
Conner Purcell
Conner Purcell
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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Mar 10, 2020
Arshia's Story
For this report, I’d like to share another story from one of people at the heart of Concern’s Rohingya refugee response in Bangladesh. Reported by Concern’s Tony Cuddihy, the...
Feb 18, 2020
Locust Swarms Creating Food Crisis
Concern Worldwide has launched an emergency appeal for funds to prevent a major humanitarian crisis in East Africa as massive swarms of desert locusts threaten food supplies of 13 million...
Jan 13, 2020
2019: 55,000 Refugees in Lebanon Provided Shelter
Dear Supporter, Below you will find an update from Lebanon written by Concern's Tony Cuddihy. Read on to learn the story of just one of the 55,000 Syrian refugees in Lebanon supported with...
 
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