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Little girl with pig tails looks at camera. She was born in this refugee camp.

Syria refugee crisis FAQ: How the war is affecting children

Why are people fleeing Syria? What are the greatest needs of the refugees? How can I help, and show them the love of God?

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Little girl with pig tails looks at camera. She was born in this refugee camp.
April 27, 2016

Syria refugee crisis FAQ: How the war is affecting children

Why are people fleeing Syria? What are the greatest needs of the refugees? How can I help, and show them the love of God?

children in El Salvador march with a painted banner to raise awareness about Zika
April 27, 2016

Zika Virus: What you need to know

The Zika virus can cause the birth defect microcephaly and debilitating Guillain-Barre syndrome, the World Health Organization said March 31 after researchers studying...

Hazar is 17, wears a white headscarf, and blue tunic. Two other teens in background.
April 26, 2016

Helping Syrian refugee teens adapt to life in Jordan

Being a teenager is hard enough. Imagine fleeing war in Syria and trying to adapt to life in Jordan. After struggling to fit in, hundreds of teens are now getting...

a smiling Willa and her mom sit in the shade, wearing green shirts
April 26, 2016

Healthy food, nutrition training saves a child’s life

Little Willa was a sick, malnourished baby until a World Vision nutrition training program gave her parents the knowledge they needed. Now they grow their own...

photo of map of Ecuador with pin in it
April 20, 2016

Earthquake rattles Ecuador

"This is the worst earthquake to strike Ecuador since 1987, when 1,000 people were killed. It was a truly terrifying event felt across the country,” says José Luis Ochoa...

Wizar is healthy again after receiving medicine.
April 15, 2016

Medicine critical to treating worms in children

Two-year-old Wizar became very sick. Not knowing what was wrong, his aunt sought help and learned that he had contracted worms. 

Hear the dreams of Syrian children.
January 14, 2016

Syria's children write a letter to the world

Children living in Lebanon as refugees from the war in Syria want people to hear them speak about their dreams and struggles. 

Giving Tuesday Video: Why do you give?
November 23, 2015

Video: Why do you give?

Hear what others say about why they’re giving back this Christmas season. Whatever your reason, Thank you!

Richard Stearns in Christianity Today: Love the refugee with the compassion Christ has shown you
November 17, 2015

Richard Stearns in Christianity Today: Love the refugee with the compassion Christ has shown you

World Vision President Richard Stearns reflects on the plight of refugees, in light of the recent attacks in Paris. Read a short excerpt here, or ...

Video: Pray for the world
November 17, 2015

Video: Pray for the world

Our hearts break for children and families affected by indiscriminate violence across the world each and every day. Pain is real, but so is hope and so is love. Join...

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