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Iraq crisis: World Vision to deliver aid to displaced children, families as conditions worsen

Iraq crisis: World Vision to deliver aid to displaced children, families as conditions worsen

Displaced families are in desperate need of food, shelter, clean water, medicine, and protection. In just one week, an additional 200,000 people were forced to flee violence, bringing the number of affected people to more than 1.5 million.

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November 16, 2011

Gift of pigs restores life, hope to family trapped by despair

Oscar, father of four sons, tried to take his own life when he became convinced that his situation was hopeless. But the gift of two piglets from World Vision’s Gift...

November 11, 2011

Evangelicals and the case for foreign aid

In a Wall Street Journal opinion piece, Rich Stearns, president of World Vision U.S., makes the case for international aid.

November 10, 2011

Drought means life and death choices for Kenyan family

As a historic drought rages on across Kenya and other parts of the Horn of Africa, families like Eyangan and her grandchildren suffer the most.

November 10, 2011

BLOG: Covering Somalia: Are we doing enough?

Speaking as one who has survived famine, guest blogger and World Vision communicator Amanda Koech, considers whether we are doing enough to help Somalia.

November 10, 2011

Back to school after bonded labor

Thirteen-year-old Salay dropped out of school years ago to work in a brick factory to help his family repay debt. But World Vision's intervention encouraged this boy to...

November 10, 2011

Central America: Aid reaches flood survivors

Flooding and landslides force tens of thousands to flee their homes for temporary shelters. World Vision is responding.

November 10, 2011

VIDEO: Gift of chickens provides nutrition, education, income

Elvis, a young boy in Tanzania, found his circumstances changed dramatically when his family received the gift of chickens from World Vision’s Gift Catalog. Watch the...

November 9, 2011

November designated as ‘Month of Prayer’ for Horn of Africa

World Vision invites the American public to pray, give, and tell others about the needs of drought-affected children in East Africa.

November 3, 2011

VIDEO: Waterborne illness now “a story of the past” for family

A father in Africa — who developed 37 scars through guinea worm from contaminated water — recounts how his family and others were crippled by the parasite. But when...

November 2, 2011

Community voices save child from malnutrition

Zambian mother Sara grew increasingly concerned as she witnessed her newborn baby girl’s health continue to falter. After a time of confusion and despair from not...

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