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War through the eyes of an aid worker

War through the eyes of an aid worker

As the conflict in Syria rages on, we sat down to talk with our national communications director in Lebanon, where more than a million Syrian refugees now live.

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New Sesame Street Muppet helps children learn life-saving hygiene practices
January 7, 2015

New Sesame Street Muppet helps children learn life-saving hygiene habits

Sesame Workshop and World Vision are coming together to help protect children around the globe from illness caused by dirty water and poor sanitation.

Five Christmas gift ideas to fight poverty and honor loved ones
November 26, 2014

Five Christmas gifts that give back

Finding the perfect Christmas gift for friends and family can be a difficult task. But with these five popular items from World Vision’s Gift Catalog, you can bring...

Video: How Gift Catalog works
November 3, 2014

Video: How World Vision Gift Catalog works

See how a gift from the World Vision Gift Catalog is the perfect way to honor a loved one and bring hope to children and families in need.

Election Day: Seven questions to ask your candidates before you vote
October 24, 2014

Election Day: Seven questions to ask your candidates before you vote

In the midst of national election season, it’s easy for candidates to stick to their talking points. But how can you use your voice as a voter to shift the...

What does the Bible say about poverty?
October 20, 2014

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.

Pursuing equal access to education for girls and women in Pakistan
October 8, 2014

Pursuing equal access to education for girls and women in Pakistan

In one village in Pakistan, World Vision empowers young girls and women to educate older women so they won’t be taken advantage of and can thrive.

What you need to know about child soldiers
July 29, 2014

Q&A: What you need to know about child soldiers

World Vision’s Jesse Eaves answers questions about the use of child soldiers around the world, including where progress has been made in eliminating this practice,...

World Vision to aid unaccompanied children fleeing violence
July 22, 2014

World Vision to aid unaccompanied children fleeing violence

As the crisis at the U.S.-Mexico border intensifies, World Vision is providing essential supplies through partner organizations to help unaccompanied minors in...

World Vision ready for 2014 hurricane season
June 5, 2014

World Vision ready for 2014 hurricane season

Key to an effective emergency response is advance preparation. As another hurricane season begins, World Vision has worked hard to be ready for storms that strike...

9,000 child soldiers fighting in South Sudan’s war
June 4, 2014

9,000 child soldiers fighting in South Sudan’s war

Violent conflict continues in South Sudan; with nothing to do and little hope, boys and girls are being recruited to fight with militia and government forces.

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