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Ebola virus outbreak and World Vision’s response efforts

Ebola virus outbreak and World Vision’s response efforts

World Vision is working with government officials and local communities to offer practical help and communicate ways to curb the deadly Ebola virus as it continues to spread. A massive shipment of donated medical supplies will help protect health workers who are caring for the infected.

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December 2, 2011

From food aid to food grown independently

“With this food security project, now there is plenty of food; we do not need relief assistance anymore.”

December 2, 2011

Reinventing the wheelchair

December 3 is the International Day of Persons with Disabilities. In a story from World Vision Magazine, a groundbreaking innovation brings mobility to thousands.

November 26, 2011

Small loan helps family build better life

Despite their hard work, Phin Hen and her husband could not afford to support their two sons. But when they received a microloan through World Vision, the 38-year-old...

November 25, 2011

Zambian mother-to-be protects her baby from HIV

World AIDS Day is December 1. Heightened global awareness of HIV and AIDS over the past 20 years has saved lives and helped prevent transmission of the virus, both...

November 23, 2011

Young boy rallies community to provide goats for those in need

Wilson, 8, set an ambitious goal to raise $2,000 in a year to purchase farm animals through World Vision’s Gift Catalog this Christmas season.

November 21, 2011

West Africa food crisis looms

Poor harvests in Niger and Mauritania could lead to a serious food crisis.

November 18, 2011

New solar-powered borehole helps prevent spread of famine

Instead of trekking for dirty water and risking cattle-raid attacks, students and families in Loyapat, Kenya, now safely access clean water, and can even grow food and...

November 17, 2011

Cholera outbreaks challenge Haiti recovery

Unsafe drinking water leads to renewed cholera outbreaks in Haiti’s capital city.

November 16, 2011

Microloan empowers Kenyan woman

At age 13, Karen was left to care for her siblings, with virtually no source of income. But a microfinance loan through World Vision enabled Karen to pursue her dream of...

November 16, 2011

VIDEO: AIDS orphans see desperation, then hope

These siblings in Ghana wondered whether they’d even survive after losing their parents to AIDS. But now, thanks to World Vision’s assistance, these young adults are...

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