World Concern Development Organization

Rating: 5 stars   3 reviews

Issues: International

Location: 19303 Fremont Ave N Seattle WA 98133 USA

Mission: World Concern provides life, opportunity and hope to suffering people around the world through disaster response and development programs. Motivated by our love of Christ, we bring hope and reconciliation to those we serve, so they may in turn share with others.
Target demographics: Those living on less than $1.25 per day
Direct beneficiaries per year: 885,785
Geographic areas served: Asia, Africa, Haiti
Programs: Health, Education, Water & Sanitation, Disaster Response, Food Security, Microfinance, Vocational Training, Child Protection
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EIN 91-1155150
800-755-5022
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Rating: 5 stars  

3 people found this review helpful

90% of funds go to help others, intentional hiring of local staff,including country leads, willingness to cooperate with other NGOs, and seemingly tireless energy and commitment, this NGO has proven itself time and again. Commited to funding acute relief efforts AND sustainment and development projects and programs, WC has a focus of providing the tools and skills to indigenous populations to lift them out of chronic ineffective and abusive systemic patterns. These folks truely want to work themselves out of a job. Send all your humanitarian funding through these guys and rest easy that it will be used effectively around the globe to bring relief, empowerment, and sustainable development.

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I have been donating to World Concern for three years now and I do not have one regret with choosing them for my donations. They have one of the highest amounts money going where it should be--to the people. I believe it is 93.5% of all donations go to help the people, the rest goes to administration and fundraising. They are about creating viable jobs for people struggling to live and they help people, then further that by going back to those people to buy supplies to help another family in the same area. I love this program and am so glad that I found it. I plan on donating every year to this program. Love it!

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Talking to people who have recieved help from World Concern and have been able to create a stable source of income for their family.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

Get more people aware of this program so that more money could be going to help people

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What specific problem, purpose, priority, or project prompted your gift?

I wanted to give gifts to my family for Christmas that were helping other families live better.

Why did you make your donation at this time?

Because I love what World Concern stands for and this is the third time of donating and I will keep donating.

What would you tell others about this organization?

If you want your money to help people, this is the best way of doing it...you will help other families better themselves and be able to support their children.

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2010

 
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