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

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

Displaced families fleeing violence are in desperate need of food, shelter, clean water, medicine, and protection. 

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October 10, 2011

American aid saves lives in desperate places

U.S. News & World Report features World Vision's director of advocacy and government relations, Robert Zachrtiz, making the case for international aid

October 7, 2011

An inspiring ‘before and after’ story

As famine ravages parts of Somalia, the story of Zam Zam shows how emergency food and care can dramatically change children’s lives. Just a few weeks after meeting a...

October 6, 2011

Goats and chickens: life-changing gifts that multiply

Two inspiring stories from World Vision’s Gift Catalog — one about a boy who received a goat, and another about a family who received chickens — show just how...

October 6, 2011

Updated: Famine in Somalia reaches historic level

The famine declared in south-central Somalia is feared to be worse than the historic famine of the 1980s. World Vision is seeking safe access to these areas, where...

October 6, 2011

Nurse to run 100 miles for sponsored children

Hannah Covert and three other elite runners will run 100 miles each at the Chicago Marathon on October 9, in an effort to acquire sponsors for 400 children.

October 6, 2011

Administration refuses to enforce child soldier law

Exploiting a loophole in the Child Soldier Prevention Act, the president is allowing countries that use children in their armed forces to receive military aid from the...

October 5, 2011

Sponsored child tutors local children, studies to be a teacher

Cherry, 16, inspires a younger generation to appreciate education as a solution to poverty. We celebrate her contribution and the contribution of countless other...

October 4, 2011

World Vision responds as second typhoon hits Philippines

Two consecutive typhoons struck the Philippines in recent weeks, affecting as many as 3 million people. World Vision is responding.

September 29, 2011

Christian artists, authors, retailers team up to fight hunger

“Feed the Flock” benefit CD will be available exclusively during Christian Store Week, October 1-10, at participating Christian retail stores. The enhanced CD includes...

September 29, 2011

Lack of clean clothing and medication leads to sick children

Many children living in poverty, like Esnart and Mike in Zambia, have never worn shoes or clean clothing. Add to this a lack of access to basic medications in poor,...

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