FAQs: Rwanda, 20 years after genocide

Learn about the history of one of the worst genocides and the subsequent recovery of this shattered nation.

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.

FAQs: Syrian conflict and refugee crisis

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

What does the Bible say about poverty?

See what the Bible has to say about poverty and God’s heart for children and families living in great need.

Interactive map: See the results of your donations

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

Interview with a Rwanda genocide perpetrator

Once a genocide perpetrator, Emmanuel now brings survivors and perpetrators together to find healing and forgiveness.

Good Friday: Thirsty for justice

On Good Friday, Jesus' next to last words were "I am thirsty." Read about a man in Uganda who is thirsty for justice.

South Sudan: Children face starvation and disease

Deadly conflict has killed thousands and displaced more than 950,000. Families struggle to find food and shelter.

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.

11 million disaster survivors, refugees, and displaced people assisted in in 2013.

11 million disaster survivors,
refugees, and displaced people
assisted in 2013.

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Impacting 1,650 communities in nearly 100 countries

1,650 communities
in nearly 100 countries.


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.