World Concern

Contact Information


19303 Fremont Ave N
Seattle, WA 98133
United States

Toll-Free (800) 755-5022
Local (206) 546-7201
Fax (206) 546-7269

Religious Philosophical Base Interdenominational
Area Served South and Southeast Asia, Haiti, Bolivia, Eastern Africa
Typical Project Integrated rural development; primary healthcare, food production, agricultural extension training, water development, veterinary training, micro enterprise
Primary Needs Relief workers, medical and healthcare workers, midwives, dentists, agriculturalists, veterinarians, extension workers to transfer knowledge to local people
Number of Volunteers 150
Prerequisites Degree and/or experience; motivation to work cross-culturally out of a Christian faith
Language Requirements Those not speaking native language will attend language school
Length of Service 1 – 3 years
Volunteer Benefits Modest salary, housing, transportation for volunteers and their families. Schooling costs for families with children; health insurance
Comments World Concern, specializing in development and relief, works in partnership with churches, other agencies and host country nationals