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Patrick's crops destroyed by Idai (Gavin Douglas) Reshma, a refugee. By: Abir Abdullah (Concern) Ng'ikario. By: Gavin Douglas (Concern 2019). Concern education center. By Gokkusag Dernegi.

Concern Worldwide US

Org #14752
Vetted since 2013 Top Ranked Site Visit Verified
1993
year founded
$239,198
raised on GlobalGiving
6
years fundraising
6
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
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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Sep 10, 2019
Transition to Recovery and Resilience Building
Dear Supporter, Thanks to your generosity and that of many others, Concern has transitioned our Cyclone Idai humanitarian response program to one of early recovery and resilience. The donations we...
Sep 9, 2019
The Rohingya Crisis, Two Years On
Dear Supporter, Since August 2017, 750,000 Rohingya refugees — including more than 400,000 children — have fled to the Cox’s Bazar camp in southeast Bangladesh to escape violence in...
Aug 27, 2019
Consequences of the Climate Crisis in Kenya
Dear Supporter, As of August 2019, the Horn of Africa is in the grip of drought. Large parts of Kenya, Ethiopia and Somalia have experienced insufficient rainfall for two consecutive rainy seasons,...
 
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