Media Releases

Media Releases 2017-01-08T14:08:09+00:00

PCI Receives Vital Funding to Expand School Feeding Program in Nicaragua

SAN DIEGO—In honor of World Food Day, Project Concern International (PCI) is pleased to announce the expansion of its McGovern-Dole International Food for Education Program in Nicaragua. Thanks to a new award from the U.S. Department [...]

By | October 16th, 2017|Categories: Media Releases|Tags: , , |Comments Off on PCI Receives Vital Funding to Expand School Feeding Program in Nicaragua

UC San Diego, PCI Partner to Curb Human Trafficking

SAN DIEGO—The University of California San Diego signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Project Concern International (PCI) yesterday to jointly advance anti-human trafficking efforts in San Diego County. The MoU was signed by UC San [...]

By | October 12th, 2017|Categories: Media Releases|Tags: , , |Comments Off on UC San Diego, PCI Partner to Curb Human Trafficking

PCI Founder Receives LEAD San Diego Award for Cross-Border Humanitarian Work

Jim Turpin Founded PCI in 1961 after Saving Two Children in Tijuana  SAN DIEGO—LEAD San Diego will honor Dr. James Turpin, founder of Project Concern International (PCI), at the 2017 Visionary Awards on Thursday, June 8. [...]

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Proposed Cuts to International Affairs Budget Not in America’s Best Interests

Administration and Congress Should Agree on Budget to Protect U.S. Leadership WASHINGTON—PCI’s President & CEO, Carrie Hessler-Radelet, released the following statement on the Administration’s full Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 International Affairs Budget proposal: “PCI is [...]

By | May 23rd, 2017|Categories: Media Releases|Tags: , |Comments Off on Proposed Cuts to International Affairs Budget Not in America’s Best Interests

Statement on the Administration’s FY 2018 Budget Proposal

Carrie Hessler-Radelet March 16, 2017 “PCI is proud to partner with the U.S. Government in enhancing health, ending hunger, and overcoming hardship at home in the United States and throughout the world. The investments our [...]

By | March 15th, 2017|Categories: Media Releases|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Statement on the Administration’s FY 2018 Budget Proposal

Carrie Hessler-Radelet Named President & CEO of Project Concern International

Former Peace Corps Director takes helm of International Development Organization SAN DIEGO—Carrie Hessler-Radelet was selected as the new President & CEO of Project Concern International (PCI) by its Board of Directors on February [...]

By | February 7th, 2017|Categories: Media Releases|Tags: , |Comments Off on Carrie Hessler-Radelet Named President & CEO of Project Concern International