India is the second most populated country in the world, home to over one billion people pci began operations in india in 1997 and works in. Former peace corps director takes helm of international development organization washington—carrie hessler-radelet was selected as the new president & ceo of project concern international (pci) by its board of directors on february 3 hessler-radelet will lead pci's efforts working with families. Carrie hessler-radelet, who led the peace corps from 2013 until january, has been named president and ceo of project concern international, the san diego- based international development organization she takes the place of george guimaraes, who led the organization between 2003 and 2016. Project concern international is a global health and humanitarian aid organization dedicated to community-led development and saving the lives of children and families around the world through integrated, holistic programming in spring 2008, pci partnered with art center to expand and improve outreach for its mobile. Pci (project concern international) view website pci's mission is to empower people to enhance health, end hunger and overcome hardship in 1961, a young doctor from san diego volunteering at a tijuana clinic saved the lives of two small children who were dying of pneumonia this experience led. Ashley dittmar from project concern international spoke about the effects of world hunger to those gathered for the fasting event, which was intended to raise awareness and show solidarity for those suffering from hunger worldwide ( alyssa dorn/daily bruin).
Founded in 1961, pci is an international development and humanitarian assistance organization dedicated to promoting community health and integrated development worldwide pci is headquartered in san diego, ca, and currently operates in 16 countries in asia, africa, and the americas sectoral focus areas include:. Project concern international, san diego, ca 134772 likes 72 talking about this pci's mission is to empower people to enhance health, end hunger and. Project concern international is a international charity rated 4 of 4 stars by charity navigator located in san diego, ca, it is one of 8998 organizations rated by charity navigator.
Learn about working at project concern international join linkedin today for free see who you know at project concern international, leverage your professional network, and get hired. Pci (project concern international) is a non-profit, humanitarian ngo based in san diego, california pci reaches nearly 19 million people a year through programs in asia, africa, and the americas contents [hide] 1 history 2 women empowered (we) initiative 3 health initiative 4 end hunger 5 overcome hardship.
Project concern international (pci) joined live well san diego as a recognized partner on may 29, 2015 pci is a global non-profit, humanitarian organization that empowers people with the tools necessary to enhance health, end hunger and overcome hardship pci has shared the values of live well san diego,. Carrie hessler-radalet, president & ceo our overarching goal is lasting community impact we achieve this by working hand-in-hand with.
Project concern international's roots run deep in san diego, where the global nonprofit began in 1961 with one young doctor's desire to improve the health of children along the us-mexico border fast forward 56 years and the organization has grown in both size and impact, working to enhance health, end hunger and. After five years involved with project concern international, patricia mogul of del mar is co-chairing its annual hands across borders gala on nov 4 at the regency hyatt in la jolla (courtesy) sebastian montes the sight of mothers and their newborns in tijuana struggling amid a lack of basic health care left an indelible.