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Thousands die in powerful Nepal earthquake

Nepal earthquake: World Vision to aid 100,000 in worst-hit areas

A 7.8-magnitude earthquake rocked the south-central Asian country of Nepal on April 25, causing more than 7,000 deaths and widespread devastation. World Vision has initiated relief efforts.

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Syrian refugees face a bitter winter
January 6, 2014

Syrian refugees face a bitter winter

Syrian refugee children living in Lebanon and Jordan are bearing the brunt of winter’s cold. Families struggle to stay warm and need your support and prayers to...

Sponsorship helps families avoid child labor in Bangladesh
January 6, 2014

Sponsorship helps families avoid child labor in Bangladesh

Two years ago, Bipul’s family was in such dire poverty that the young boy was forced to quit school and get a job to help them survive. Today, he’s sponsored through...

Water walk runway
December 20, 2013

From Dr. Greg Allgood: Proud to be one of charity: water’s largest implementing partners

This week's charity: water gala in New York City raised more than $4 million to provide clean drinking water in Malawi. This allows us to reach an additional 52,000...

Top 10 disasters in 2013: A glimpse into recovery and preparedness
December 19, 2013

Five of the worst natural disasters in 2013

Here’s a look at a few of the natural disasters that demanded a significant humanitarian response in 2013.

A gift of animals can help lift families out of poverty.
December 18, 2013

Gift of animals can help lift families out of poverty

The story of Lawrence and his family in Zambia shows how access to basic resources, like agricultural training and farm animals, can help lift an entire family out of...

Introducing Dr. Greg Allgood and World Vision Water
December 16, 2013

Introducing Dr. Greg Allgood and World Vision Water

We are excited to introduce our new vice president of water, Dr. Greg Allgood, who comes to us from Procter & Gamble, with 30+ years of water research and non-...

Eranda reads the bible
December 16, 2013

Albanian teen finds ‘indescribable’ happiness

Eranda returned home from a World Vision camp — where she learned about the power of God in her life  — with a sparkle in her eyes. “The good news must be spread...

How a girl in India went from street vendor to school girl
December 13, 2013

How a girl in India went from street vendor to school girl

Once confined to a life of selling lentil pakodas at a railway station, World Vision convinced Kushboo of the importance of education and going to school. Now, she’s...

A “master tinker” for affordable, accessible clean water
December 13, 2013

A ‘master tinker’ for affordable, accessible clean water

A new World Vision partnership aims to reach more than a million people in eight countries with clean, safe water by 2017 at a price of less than $20 per person — a...

World Vision responding to Typhoon Haiyan devastation in the Philippines
December 12, 2013

World Vision responding to Typhoon Haiyan devastation in the Philippines

Typhoon Haiyan, one of the most powerful storms on record to make landfall, battered the Philippines on November 8 and caused catastrophic damage. World Vision’s...

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