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Jun 10, 2015, 13:26 ET Concern Worldwide U.S. Raises More than $400,000 to Fight Extreme Poverty at Event Honoring Solera Founder and CEO Molly Ashby

International humanitarian organization Concern Worldwide U.S. honored Molly Ashby, CEO and Founder of Solera, on Tuesday at its 13th Annual Women...


May 01, 2015, 11:19 ET Concern Worldwide Prepares to Distribute Shelter and Relief Items to 10,000 Families in Four of the Hardest-Hit Districts in Aftermath of Nepal Earthquake

International humanitarian organization Concern Worldwide is preparing to distribute an initial package of shelter and relief supplies to 10,000...


Dec 03, 2014, 12:38 ET Concern Worldwide US Honors Time Inc. CEO Joe Ripp at Event Raising over $2 Million in Support of Work in 25 Countries

International humanitarian organization Concern Worldwide U.S. recognized Joe Ripp, CEO of Time Inc., at its Seeds of Hope Annual Award Dinner last...


Dec 10, 2013, 16:39 ET $1.8 Million Raised in Support of Concern Worldwide at Event Honoring Christoph Mueller CEO of Aer Lingus

International humanitarian organization Concern Worldwide U.S. recognized Christoph Mueller, CEO of Aer Lingus, for his outstanding leadership in...


Dec 12, 2012, 08:00 ET Joseph Cahalan Named Chief Executive Officer of Concern Worldwide U.S.

International humanitarian organization Concern Worldwide U.S. today announced that it has appointed long-time Xerox Corporation executive, Joseph...


Dec 07, 2012, 12:02 ET Concern Worldwide Honors U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for Humanitarian Leadership with Inaugural Award in Dublin

International humanitarian organization Concern Worldwide presented U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton today with its inaugural Fr. Aengus...


Dec 03, 2012, 15:30 ET Concern Worldwide U.S. to Honor CEO of Omnicom Media Group North America with Humanitarian Award at its 16th Annual Seeds of Hope Dinner

Concern Worldwide U.S. will recognize Mr. Page Thompson, CEO of Omnicom Media Group North America, at its annual Seeds of Hope Dinner on December...


Nov 28, 2012, 12:38 ET Award-Winning Actress Toni Collette and Concern Worldwide U.S. Fight Poverty and Hunger with Holiday Gifts Campaign

Emmy and Golden Globe-winning actress and star of the hit film "Hitchcock," Toni Collette joined the international humanitarian organization,...


Nov 20, 2012, 15:47 ET Concern Worldwide Witnesses Violence against Civilians, Calls for Stronger Protection and Safe Humanitarian Access to Goma and Surrounding Areas

International humanitarian organization Concern Worldwide calls for stronger protection of civilians and safe access to deliver humanitarian...


Oct 11, 2012, 04:00 ET 2012 Global Hunger Index: World Hunger Declines, but Progress Is Slow and Threatened by Unsustainable Use of Natural Resources

The 2012 Global Hunger Index (GHI), launched today by International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Welthungerhilfe, and the international...


Jun 25, 2012, 08:00 ET Concern Worldwide U.S. Honors Dr. Anita M. Sands, Global Business Leader and Women's Advocate, with Annual Humanitarian Award

 Concern Worldwide U.S., the international humanitarian organization, will recognize Dr. Anita Sands, Head of Change Leadership at UBS Wealth...


May 16, 2012, 08:00 ET 'The Time Is Now': G8 Must Act to Save Millions of Lives

Concern Worldwide Calls on G8 to Renew Commitment to Food Security and Nutrition As the G8's 2009 $22-billion commitment to food security...