Children in South Sudan face severe malnutrition

Mother holding malnourished 3-month-old Malou.

Armed conflict and ongoing drought make South Sudan one of the most difficult places to raise a child. Your support saves lives.

 

Refugee crisis: Help desperate children and families

Narjes, 10, holds her brother Ahmad, 3, in a Lebanese refugee camp and wishes for peace in Syria so she could go home.

In refugee camps surrounding Syria, you can help give families urgent care and a better future as they long for peace.

Ecuador earthquake: One month later

As many families are still living outdoors in tents, officials worry about the spread of disease.

child in field holding flowers

Top 5 ways to raise a generous child

How do I teach my child the joy of giving in a culture that says having more stuff is what makes us happy? Here are ideas by age.

Cross over a Syrian refugee camp in Lebanon

What does the Bible have to say about poverty?

God's heart for the suffering, the joy we get from serving, and God's amazing love.

15-month old girl stares at the camera. She lives in Syrian refugee camp in Lebanon.

Syria refugee crisis FAQs

Why are Syrians fleeing violence? What are the greatest needs of refugees? How can I help?

Progress to End Poverty

You want proof. 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 million disaster survivors, refugees, and displaced people assisted in in 2015

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.