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Giving Tuesday Video: Why do you give?

Video: Why do you give?

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

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August 31, 2012

Haiti, Dominican Republic: Picking up the pieces after Isaac

Updated: World Vision is responding to the needs of children and families impacted by Tropical Storm Isaac.

August 27, 2012

VIDEO: The boy who may never-never grow up

In this twist on a classic fairy tale, Peter is not the boy who wouldn't grow up, but rather the boy who couldn't, because he didn't get the right nutrition in his first...

A school lunch program in Burundi
August 27, 2012

Top 10 worst places to eat

A new index ranks countries based on the affordability, availability, quality, and safety of food.

August 16, 2012

Philippines: More rain, more flooding, more misery

UPDATED: Following days of torrential rains and flooding in the capital city of Manila, Tropical Storm Kai-Tak made landfall in the northern Philippines, causing...

August 9, 2012

Malaria: Suffering, tragedy stem from a preventable disease

Malaria slows economic development and can keep whole communities in poverty. Even worse than that, it causes immeasurable pain for children like Jourabe. The 14-year-...

August 9, 2012

Philippines: Poverty no longer keeps eager boy out of school

It’s the time of the year when many children in the United States lament the end of summer and the return of classes and homework. But for 12-year-old Ronie in the...

August 8, 2012

Mauritania: Children in rural areas suffer from hunger crisis

As adults reflect on the historic nature of the intense drought and food shortages in this part of Africa, children focus on how the emergency continues to cause extreme...

August 7, 2012

Olympics: Former sponsored child goes for gold

Wrestling champion Battsetseg Soronzonbold is representing Mongolia at the 2012 London Olympics.

August 7, 2012

Olympics: Former sponsored child competes in 1500 meters

Updated: Nataly Landaverde represents El Salvador at the London Olympics.

VIDEO: Addressing gang violence in El Salvador
August 7, 2012

VIDEO: Addressing gang violence in El Salvador

In the latest issue of World Vision magazine, we examine the issue of gang violence in El Salvador. Violence cuts short the lives of many teens and young adults. Some...