Thursday June 4, 2020

Concern opens South Korea charity fundraising office

Concern looked at 30 countries across the globe as possible locations for a new fundraising office

25th October, 2015
Paul O’Brien, director of overseas for Concern Worldwide

Concern Worldwide is opening a new fundraising office in South Korea, its first new office in 20 years.

The charity will invest €850,000 in the new office over two years. It has also received a €380,000 grant from the South Korean government.

Paul O’Brien, director of overseas for Concern Worldwide, said the move was in response to an increased need for resources in countries such as Syria and Lebanon as well as Asian countries that have...

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