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Note: This is not intended to be a comprehensive list of all World Vision-related media clips ... just a sampling. (World Vision receives more than 3,500 media hits, here in the U.S., during a typical month.)

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OCTOBER

The Daily Journal: These people ran for something bigger than glory (October 13)
Huffington Post Impact: 8 truths about violence against girls. Plus who's fighting it and what you can do (October 11)
USA Today: Aid groups rally to fight Ebola in Africa (October 7)

SEPTEMBER

CNN: Ebola outbreak: Ways to help (September 26)
The Christian Post: World Vision leader to churches: Fixing poverty isn't simple, stop trying to fix it with 8th grade youth groups (September 16)
King 5 News / New Day Northwest: Bob Rivers' new project: One City, One Cause, One Week (VIDEO, September 15)
Christian Post: What to do when the world is a mess (by Rich Stearns) (September 11)
NRB: NRB members providing emergency relief to thousands fleeing violence in Iraq (September 4)
KOMO News Radio: Tacoma, WA pastor visits northern Iraq (MP3 audio) (September 3)
Relevant Magazine: 5 organizations helping the people of Iraq and Syria (September 3)
The Des Moines (WA) Register: Des Moines rabbi to run Ironman for interfaith cooperation (September 3)

AUGUST

Relevant Magazine: The dire situation facing the displaced in Iraq (August 27)
Entrepreneur Magazine: Support innovation ... buy gifts with true startup spirit this holiday season (August 26)
Christian Post: Churches housing Muslim families fleeing violence in Iraq, says World Vision (August 22)
EWTN News Nightly: Nathaniel Hurd discusses situation of Syrian refugees (starts 12 minutes in to VIDEO) (August 20)
Austin Statesman: In Gaza, emotional wounds of war remain unhealed (August 18)
RYOT: Watch Zambian children's priceless reactions as they taste clean water for the first time (August 18)
Parade Magazine: Drifting toward hope — A Vietnamese refugee on what it means to be an American (August 9)
King 5 (NBC) News: World Vision not pulling aid workers out of Africa despite Ebola outbreak (August 6)
Time Magazine: Faith leaders on kids at the border: Give us the children (August 4)
Huffington Post: Holy Toledo! No clean water (blog by Rich Stearns) (August 4)
CNN: Children in Gaza sponsored by Christian charity killed (August 1)

JULY

On Faith: The solution to the Central American refugee problem is a thriving Central America (blog by Rich Stearns) (July 31)
Huffington Post Politics: Border justice cause brings unlikely religious groups together in defense of migrant children (July 23)
The New York Times: U.S. religious leaders embrace cause of immigrant children (July 23)
Politico: Evangelicals address migrant crisis (July 22)
King 5 (NBC) News: Puget Sound youth lending a hand to immigrant children (July 21)
Huffington Post Religion: Opening our hearts to the little children (blog by Rich Stearns) (July 18)
Fox News Latino: Evangelicals go to Central America to help stem flood of child migrants (July 18)
Miami Herald: U.N. chief makes 'necessary pilgrimmage' to Haiti, meets cholera victims (July 14)
The New York Times: The children of the drug wars (July 11)

JUNE

Nascar: Furniture Row Racing to support global humanitarian organization (June 23)
Associated Press: Ugandans drum alarms to rescue abducted children (June 22)

Relevant Magazine: What you don't know about refugees (June 20)
Religion News Service: Faith communities on the front line of refugee aid (June 19)

MAY

Huffington Post Impact: South Sudan — The risk of becoming a child soldier (May 30)
PBS Newshour: Healing wounds of Rwanda's genocide by reconciling survivor and perpetrator (May 28)
U.S. News & World Report: Famine risk remains for South Sudan, despite new $600 million aid pledge, as rains close roads (May 23)
Associated Press: South Sudan famine risk remains despite $600M pledge (May 23)
CNN iReport: South Sudan — Children in conflict (May 22)
Christianity Today: Ethnic violence kills 10,000 — and it gets even worse in South Sudan (May 21)
CNN iReport: Millions of people's lives at risk in world's newest country (May 19)
PBS/Religion & Ethics Newsweekly: Rwanda genocide — 20 years later (May 16)
Buzzfeed: "Most Likely To Succeed" — World Vision's Class of 2014 slideshow (May 16)
CNN Living: Last-minute gifts for mom that give back (May 9)
ABC 7, Washington DC: Gift a sheep this Mother's Day (May 9)
NBC Raleigh (WNCN): The gift of a sheep or a goat for Mother's Day (May 9)

NBC Today Show: Sheep kids (VIDEO, May 8)
My Fox Detroit (MI): Thank 'Ewe' to Mom on Mother's Day (VIDEO, May 5)
Storify: Millions at risk in South Sudan (May 1)
NBC Portland (KGW): Local charity changes lives with goats, chickens (May 1)

APRIL

The Today Show: Young woman raises $940K for kids in Africa (VIDEO, April 18)
Huffington Post Impact: Why is the world abandoning South Sudan? (April 17)
U.S. News & World Report: 12 killed in South Sudan when mob attacks UN base; peacekeepers open fire to protect refugees (April 17)
ReliefWeb: No safe place for children as fighting breaks out in new areas of South Sudan (April 16)
Storify: Hope and healing, 20 years after Rwanda's genocide (April 14)
The New York Times: Rwanda genocide: Man and victim now friends (April 6)
CNN iReport: Rwanda today: Unimaginable forgiveness (April 4)
King 5 News: Photojournalist reflects on Rwandan genocide (April 3)
USA Today: Desperate South Sudan refugees eating grass, roots (April 2)
Associated Press: Top UN officials see severe hunger in South Sudan (April 2)

MARCH

AFP: Generation risks being 'lost forever' in Syria (March 15)
Examiner.com: Children of Syria: The true victims (March 13)
The Spring Observer (Houston, TX): You can be a part of the One Campaign (March 5)
ReliefWeb: Women leaders rise from Haiyan woes (March 5)
Milan (MI) News-Leader: Local youth raise fast for World Vision's 30-Hour Famine (March 5)
Fauquier Times (Warrenton, VA): Experiencing hunger first-hand (March 5)

Imperial Valley (CA) News: Disabled woman a role model (March 3)

FEBRUARY

Oregon Live: Syrian refugees: Mercy Corps, Medical Teams International, World Vision boost aid as crisis worsens (February 17)
Parade Magazine: Not just for Valentine's Day: Gift ideas (February 14)
Thompson Reuters Foundation: Technology proves its worth in Haiyan response (February 11)
WebWire: As Haiyan response hits 3-month mark, World Vision helps survivors recover, rebuild for long term (February 8)
Devex: Why it's crucial to save before a disaster strikes (February 7)
The Washington Post: Obama highlights religious freedom in National Prayer Breakfast speech (February 6)
Devex: What does the future hold for children in conflict zones? (February 6)
CrossMap: Northern Mali on the brink of a new food crisis (February 4)
CNN: Searches halted in Indonesia after eruptions kill 15 (February 3)
ReliefWeb: Appeal for food aid as thousands face starvation in Kilifi (February 1)
CNN: Volcanic ash smothers part of Indonesia, kills 15 (February 1)

JANUARY

Reuters AlertNet: Northern Mali on the brink of a new food crisis (January 31)
Fox 17 (West Michigan): World Vision, building a better world for children (VIDEO, January 25)
The Democrat-Missourian: Fifth grader collecting cell phones for humanitarian aid cause (January 24)
Huffington Post blog: The Simple Touch: Children of Syria continue to pay the price for conflict (January 23)
Wall Street Journal: Human-rights groups lash out at EU treatment of Syrian refugees (January 22)
Devex: Going to Davos? Our top 5 development topics (January 21)
Fox News: Syria's lost boys -- why the Geneva peace talks represent the future of a generation (January 16)
HGTV FrontDoor: See which home products celebrities loved this holiday season (January 10)
Patheos Blog: Knit-wit and New Year's resolution (January 1)

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