Earthquake rocks Nepal

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The #WaterEffect starts with you

The #WaterEffect starts with you

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

Four years of war in Syria: Refugee children pay the price

Four years of war in Syria: Refugee children pay the price

For millions of Syrian refugee children, hunger, sickness, and abuse lurk around every corner.

Deadly earthquake hits Nepal

Deadly earthquake hits Nepal

Major destruction and more than 1,000 deaths are reported following Saturday’s earthquake.

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.

Teens fight hunger with 30 Hour Famine

More than 38,000 teens unite to fight hunger

This weekend, young people across the U.S. will take part in the 30 Hour Famine, forgoing food to fight hunger.

FAQs: Fragile states and the future of poverty

FAQs: Fragile states and the future of poverty

Fragile states are considered ground zero for the future of extreme poverty. Learn more from our fragile states expert.

Get a free handcrafted gift for mom when you donate

Choose a free handcrafted gift for Mom

Give to where most needed and select a free gift. Order by April 28 to get your gift in time for Mother’s Day.

Magazine: Syria crisis and the scars of war

Magazine: Syria crisis and the scars of war

Amid conflict in Syria and neighboring countries, a sense of childhood is slipping away.

Video: Victories in the fight against malaria

This World Malaria Day, major progress has been made to eradicate the disease, but work remains.

Progress to End Poverty

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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.