The #WaterEffect starts with you

The #WaterEffect starts with you

You can help provide clean water to a new person every 30 seconds.

Peanut-based therapeutic foods save little lives

Peanut-based therapeutic foods save little lives

Help save a child from starvation with emergency food so effective that some call it "magic paste."

Gift Catalog: Give a gift. Change a life.

Gift Catalog: Give a gift. Change a life.

Browse our gift catalog of more than 100 items that bring hope to children, families, and communities.

Fetching water: A terrifying journey for a girl

Fetching water: A terrifying journey for a girl

Collecting dirty water many times a day doesn’t just keep Nivesh out of school; it makes her fear for her safety.

Mobile health team serves mothers and babies in Afghanistan

Mobile health team serves Afghan moms and babies

When the health team vehicle arrives, women and their children line up to receive care they can't find anywhere else.

Blog: Living in a conflict zone

Blog: Living in a conflict zone

World Vision's Cecil Laguardia gives her first-hand account of growing up in a conflict zone, and now working in one.

The #WaterEffect: Join the movement

The #WaterEffect: Join the movement

See what others are doing to take action for clean water and join a movement to bring clean water to the world.

Interactive map: See the results of your donations

Interactive map: See the results of your donations

See what we have accomplished together to tackle the causes of poverty.

What is the For Every Child Campaign?

What is the For Every Child Campaign?

For Every Child is our biggest endeavor yet: Raise $500 million to change 20 million lives in five years.

FAQs: Conflict in Syria and the refugee crisis

Read our overview of the crisis and World Vision’s response to assist refugee children and families.

Progress to End Poverty

You want proof. You're a numbers person. You care about children and want to invest in a charity that creates sustainable solutions to the root causes of poverty. Welcome to the team.

10.7 million disaster survivors, refugees, and displaced people assisted in in 2014.

10.7 million disaster survivors,
refugees, and displaced people
assisted in 2014.

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420 million vulnerable children whose well-being was promoted through our work, including advocacy contributing to policy change

420 million vulnerable children
whose well-being was promoted through our work,
including advocacy contributing to policy change.

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Sponsorship helps children, families, and communities break the cycle of poverty.

Sponsorship helps children, families, and communities break the cycle of poverty.

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World Vision is a Christian humanitarian organization dedicated to working with children, families, and their communities worldwide to reach their full potential by tackling the causes of poverty and injustice. Motivated by our faith in Jesus Christ, we serve alongside the poor and oppressed as a demonstration of God’s unconditional love for all people.