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2 days ago
Concern America

Concern America is honored to be selected as a 2021 Impact Finalist! 🎉🎉🎉

The Orange County-based organization of women gives collectively and chooses several programs to support, and ort, has been a grant recipient and finalist several times. At their annual awards event June 3rd, we will find out if we are awarded a grant for Concern America's expanding health program in Chiapas, Mexico.

Here is the link for their annual awards event: impactgiving.maxgiving.bid/Tickets
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Concern America is honored to be selected as a 2021 Impact Giving Finalist!  🎉🎉🎉

The Orange County-based organization of women gives collectively and chooses several programs to support, and Concern America has been a grant recipient and finalist several times. At their annual awards event June 3rd, we will find out if we are awarded a grant for Concern Americas expanding health program in Chiapas, Mexico.

Here is the link for their annual awards event: https://impactgiving.maxgiving.bid/Tickets
2 days ago
Concern America

It’s National Nurse’s Week, so we’d like to give a special thank you to all nurses for their dedication and devotion to caring for our community and community health. 🤗👏

We are also so honored to have a great team of nurses working with Concern America: health promoter practitioners Eva, RN, and Macaria, RN as well as Volunteer Julia Kim BSN, RN in Guatemala and our Field Program Coordinator, Cat Quinn, BSN,RN,MPH. Your work makes a difference and saves lives. Thank you!
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It’s National Nurse’s Week, so we’d like to give a special thank you to all nurses for their dedication and devotion to caring for our community and community health. 🤗👏

We are also so honored to have a great team of nurses working with Concern America: health promoter practitioners Eva, RN, and Macaria, RN as well as Volunteer Julia Kim BSN, RN in Guatemala and our Field Program Coordinator, Cat Quinn, BSN,RN,MPH. Your work makes a difference and saves lives. Thank you!
3 days ago
Concern America

Midwives are fundamental to ending preventable maternal and newborn death and reducing maternal mortality rate. It is crucial to support midwives, especially in vulnerable regions, as the midwifery profession upholds women’s rights to quality and community-led health care. #IDM2021 #Midwives ... See MoreSee Less

Midwives are fundamental to ending preventable maternal and newborn death and reducing maternal mortality rate. It is crucial to support midwives, especially in vulnerable regions, as the midwifery profession upholds women’s rights to quality and community-led health care. #IDM2021 #Midwives
4 days ago
Concern America

Thank you to the many amazing teachers connected to our Concern America community! Do you want to recognize a teacher for their hard work, guidance, and devotion, especially this past year? Check out our Artisan Marketplace for items teachers are sure to love like a shawl for when the classroom is too cold or a bag for pencils/supplies.

Link to our Artisan Marketplace -> marketplace.concernamerica.org
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Thank you to the many amazing teachers connected to our Concern America community! Do you want to recognize a teacher for their hard work, guidance, and devotion, especially this past year? Check out our Artisan Marketplace for items teachers are sure to love like a shawl for when the classroom is too cold or a bag for pencils/supplies.

Link to our Artisan Marketplace -> https://marketplace.concernamerica.org
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Our Awesome Walkers

  1. Saydak Sisters and Family

    $17,850.00 donated of $8,000.00 goal
  2. We Can Do It!

    $6,060.00 donated of $6,000.00 goal
  3. Concern America

    $5,000.00 donated of $500.00 goal
  4. St. Columban School walks for a Global Heart

    $4,795.00 donated of $5,000.00 goal
  5. Fr. Chris Smith Walks for Concern

    $4,700.00 donated of $3,000.00 goal
  6. Debbie – 2021 Walk out of Poverty

    $4,300.00 donated of $4,000.00 goal
  7. Support Kathy Esfahani’s “Walk Out of Poverty”

    $4,300.00 donated of $4,000.00 goal
  8. Anne Ford Walks for Concern

    $3,080.00 donated of $1,500.00 goal
  9. Team Blue

    $2,825.00 donated of $2,500.00 goal
  10. Quinn-Straw Family

    $2,555.00 donated of $1,500.00 goal
  11. Renew Crew

    $1,705.00 donated of $1,500.00 goal
  12. Walk out of Poverty with Michael and Susan

    $1,000.00 donated of $1,500.00 goal
  13. Julie’s Walk

    $1,000.00 donated of $1,000.00 goal
  14. Olivia & Sloane Annual Walk out of Poverty

    $975.00 donated of $500.00 goal
  15. O’Callahans in Connecticut

    $900.00 donated of $1,000.00 goal
  16. Heritage Orange County and High Desert

    $825.00 donated of $3,500.00 goal
  17. Dones Family

    $745.00 donated of $500.00 goal
  18. L@s Juarez Team

    $725.00 donated of $1,000.00 goal
  19. Walk Out of Poverty – Newtown Team

    $720.00 donated of $500.00 goal
  20. WALK THE WALK

    $685.00 donated of $500.00 goal
  21. St. Norbert 7th grade

    $675.00 donated of $250.00 goal
  22. Clan Glenane

    $650.00 donated of $500.00 goal
  23. Team Koppenheffer 4 Walk Out of Poverty Walk

    $600.00 donated of $250.00 goal
  24. Los Cachetones para Concern

    $525.00 donated of $500.00 goal
  25. Fandangueros Caminantes

    $510.00 donated of $500.00 goal
  26. Jessica and Candi’s Walk

    $500.00 donated of $500.00 goal
  27. 🚴 Riding Out of Poverty

    $500.00 donated of $500.00 goal
  28. De Los Reyes Family

    $500.00 donated of $500.00 goal
  29. Holland and Sama Annual Walk Out of Poverty Walk

    $450.00 donated of $200.00 goal
  30. Team Nate and Nana for SCdA Called to Witness Confirmation

    $435.00 donated of $200.00 goal
  31. Walk for Concern America

    $350.00 donated of $500.00 goal
  32. Anne’s Team

    $325.00 donated of $500.00 goal
  33. Happy Feet👣 – Celebrating new orthotics!

    $250.00 donated of $500.00 goal
  34. Beth McPherson Walks for Concern America

    $250.00 donated of $1,000.00 goal
  35. The Ambata Fam

    $220.00 donated of $500.00 goal
  36. Because WE Care – Team MMM

    $215.00 donated of $200.00 goal
  37. Sloane Adams

    $150.00 donated of $250.00 goal
  38. Walking for Good: Give for Good

    $115.00 donated of $300.00 goal
  39. Sponsor service project

    $100.00 donated of $100.00 goal
  40. 2021 Walk for Water…

    $100.00 donated of $100.00 goal
  41. Walking with a Mission

    $100.00 donated of $100.00 goal
  42. Kiana & Nonna’s Walk for Poverty

    $75.00 donated of $75.00 goal
  43. Service Project With Sponsor

    $50.00 donated of $50.00 goal
  44. Sophie & Trent ~ Walk OUT of Poverty Fundraiser

    $50.00 donated of $200.00 goal
  45. Walk n Bond

    $45.00 donated of $500.00 goal
  46. Kendall Gray

    $40.00 donated of $40.00 goal
  47. Walking Confirmation

    $25.00 donated of $25.00 goal
  48. Aduna’s Can Do

    $25.00 donated of $150.00 goal
  49. Walking Confirmed

    $0.00 donated of $20.00 goal
  50. Walk Out of Poverty

    $0.00 donated of $50.00 goal
  51. Confirmation Service Project Walk

    $0.00 donated of $50.00 goal
  52. Little Papi walks the park for Concern America!

    $0.00 donated of $2,500.00 goal

Celebrating community and global action

For over two decades, Concern America has brought together a local community of global hearts to raise funds for communities as they build collective power and self-sufficiency through healthcare, clean water, education, and economic opportunities.
By walking in our own communities and neighborhoods, participating in an activity for our Walk Out of Poverty event, fundraising, donating, or even sharing with friends and family, your time and contribution changes lives and supports the health promoter practitioners, midwives, water system builders, and artisans who work every day to transform their communities.

Activity Book

Are you looking to bring a little FUN into your home? Well check out our new Walk Out of Poverty activity books that, at any age, can be enjoyed by all. Be sure to share a photo by tagging us @concernamericainc, messaging us, or using the hashtag #ConcernWalk2021.

Download Activity Book!

Walk Out of Poverty Playlist

A community created playlist that will be sure to pump you up for your walk or other activity! Be sure to add a family friendly tune to our playlist so that we can all enjoy music that inspires our whole Concern America community! *You must be signed in to Spotify to add a song. You can also email us here with your song selection and we will add it to the playlist for you.

Add a Song to our Walk Playlist

Walk Team Toolkit

As you get ready to plan your activity and set up your page, we’ve put together a few resources and tips in our Walk Team Toolkit to make your participation easier and more successful.

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Impact of your support!

Stethoscope

$25
  • Can help provide a stethoscope for a Health Practitioner

Diabetic Care

$50
  • Can help provide diabetic care and treatment for a patient for one year

Clean Water

$100
  • Provides clean water for a person through village water system for 15-20 years

Training

$250
  • One year of medical training for a Health Promoter Practitioner

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* As the Walk is a physical activity, Concern America is required to have participants agree to a waiver. By creating a walk team and participating, you agree to the waiver (full text here).