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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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December 11, 2012

Philippines: Typhoon-stricken areas go hungry

World Vision is distributing food and water to children and families impacted by this devastating storm.

Conflict in Congo: Scenes of desperation in hospitals
December 6, 2012

Conflict in Congo: Scenes of desperation in hospitals

World Vision is providing supplies to overwhelmed hospitals in the conflict-ridden eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and is working to meet the needs of...

Poverty means freezing winters without warm clothing
December 4, 2012

Poverty means freezing winters without warm clothing

Struggles for families in need intensify during Armenia’s long, frigid winters. Some are forced into the unimaginable position of choosing between buying food or warm...

December 1, 2012

Advent study guide: Anticipating the King

In the days leading up to the celebration of Christ's birth, join us as we examine the four roles of Christ: ­ Wonderful Counselor, Redeemer, Messiah, and Emmanuel.

Who will fall off the “fiscal cliff?”
November 30, 2012

Who will fall off the “fiscal cliff?”

Programs that save the lives of vulnerable children could be on the chopping block, even though they do immeasurable good and make up a negligible percentage of the...

November 29, 2012

Sandy recovery: West Virginia community pulls together

World Vision’s regional warehouse in Philippi, West Virginia, plays a critical role in the local government’s response to the massive snowstorm. Nearly a month later,...

November 26, 2012

Food reaches hungry in strife-torn eastern Congo

A week after World Vision programs were suspended in the wake of a rebel invasion of the eastern Congo city of Goma, World Vision has resumed distributions of food aid...

November 26, 2012

Lebanon: Syrian refugees prepare for winter

World Vision is providing Syrian refugee families with hygiene kits and monthly food vouchers and also plans to provide blankets, clothing, stoves, and heating fuel.

November 26, 2012

Move over, Cyber Monday: It’s time for Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday offers Americans the opportunity to show that they can give as good as they get.

November 24, 2012

Ten worst countries for child vaccination

Great progress has been made in the movement to vaccinate all children to prevent serious diseases — but 20 percent of children, mostly in poor countries, still miss out.