Resources for education and mobilization
Youth Opportunities30 Hour Famine is an international movement to fight hunger and enable long-term changes in impoverished communities around the world. 30 Hour Famine engages junior high, high school, and college students in a nationwide educational and experiential hunger event. Participants spend 30 hours abstaining from food while they learn about the causes of poverty and participate in community service. Funds raised are used to assist children and families in need both domestically and internationally. Approximately 15,000 U.S. churches participate annually in the Famine. Call 1-800-7FAMINE of visit www.30hourfamine.org.
Global Involvement OpportunitiesChild Sponsorship offers a tangible way to fight poverty by building a personal relationship with a child in need. Sponsors make a world of difference in a child’s life, providing support for sustainable, community-based development through solutions like nutritious food, clean water, healthcare, education, and more. Sponsor a child today!
Adult EducationWith World Vision’s vast experience and knowledge of working with the poor and changing lives, our resources help educators teach the next generation about poverty awareness, while empowering them to make a difference. We set out to foster hope, sustain compassion, and promote the common good.
We also offer more than a hundred downloads, activities, videos, interactive games, and much more — all free of charge! Call 1-800-777-7752 or go to www.worldvisionresources.com.
The Gift Catalog provides an exciting way to change the course of life for hurting children and families around the world while giving a gift to honor friends and family. It includes more than 100 gifts, such as agricultural training and supplies for farmers who struggle with poverty, or clothing for a child in need in the United States. For a free catalog, or to order a gift in honor of a loved one, visit www.worldvisiongifts.org.
International Community Partnerships provide churches with opportunities to become involved with specific communities throughout the world. These long-term partnerships are custom-designed to maximize a church's involvement and financial investment in its partner community. Call 1-888-552-1508.