A Concern nutrition center in Cox's Bazar. Assist Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh Shelters sit precariously on a hillside. A child shelters from the Monsoon rain.

Concern Worldwide US

Org #14752
Vetted since 2013 Top Ranked Site Visit Verified
1993
year founded
$228,415
raised on GlobalGiving
5
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
Jack Haire, Joseph Cahalan, Kristen Packett, Jennifer Klopp, Aine Fay, Pam Bolton, Ed Kenney, Dara Burke
Organization Information
http://www.concernusa.org
Facebook Page
Twitter Profile
355 Lexington Avenue
16th Floor
New York, NY 10017
United States
212-557-8000

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 5748809769
Organization Information
http://www.concernusa.org
Facebook Page
Twitter Profile
355 Lexington Avenue
16th Floor
New York, NY 10017
United States
212-557-8000

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 5748809769

Project Reports

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Sep 7, 2018
Hope Amidst the Monsoons
Dear Supporter, Please find this dispatch from this summer regarding Cox’s Bazar during the monsoon season: As bad luck would have it, this year’s monsoon in Bangladesh has been...
Aug 20, 2018
Reducing the Impact of Malnutrition in South Sudan
Dear Supporter Please find this update from David Traynor, Concern's Programme Quality Coordinator, below. South Sudan still faces chronically high malnutrition rates due to a conflict the...
Jul 25, 2018
Syria, Seven Years On
Dear supporter, As the Syrian war continues into its eight year, Syria Country Director John Kilkenny reflects on all that the Syrian people have endured: "Over seven years have passed since...
 
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