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Ebola virus outbreak and World Vision’s response efforts

Ebola outbreak: World Vision mounts prevention response, supplies frontline responders with protective gear

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 is helping protect health workers who are caring for the infected.

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October 25, 2011

Loan expands family business, builds brighter future

A small business loan provided through World Vision has helped Zarik, a mother in Armenia, to improve her struggling family store and increase their customer base.

October 24, 2011

BLOG: New apparel line GIVEN inspired by World Vision

Developed by the company Made For Good (MFG), GIVEN apparel will help World Vision fulfill its mission to build a better world for children by generating a new revenue...

October 20, 2011

The human face of Kenya’s drought and food crisis

Monica and her five surviving children have been hit hard by the drought in their region of Kenya. This mother hardly has anything to feed her family, and what little...

October 20, 2011

In Somalia, Kenya, Ethiopia, relief efforts intensify

Updated: With a historic drought driving a food crisis and famine that continues to threaten lives, World Vision continues its response in devastated areas of Kenya,...

October 20, 2011

BLOG: Answers from a food aid expert

Paul Macek, World Vision’s senior director of food security and livelihoods team, answers questions posed by World Vision blog readers.

October 18, 2011

USAID chief makes case for international aid

Dr. Raj Shah, administrator for the U.S. Agency for International Development, explains the life-saving results of foreign aid and calls on the American church to engage...

October 17, 2011

VIDEO: Sponsorship, one of the best ways you can fight poverty

October 17 is the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, a day to promote awareness of the need to end poverty worldwide. One meaningful way that you can...

October 13, 2011

Children and families suffer from food crisis in East Africa

Catastrophic drought in the Horn of Africa, including the countries of Kenya, Ethiopia, and Somalia, has created a severe food crisis that is leaving children like...

October 12, 2011

Bamboo provides food, income for struggling father and son

World Food Day, October 16, reminds us of the 925 million people who are hungry around the world. Programs like this bamboo cultivation project in Thailand have helped...

October 10, 2011

Heartfelt experience drives Team World Vision at marathon

At the Chicago Marathon, some 1,000 Team World Vision runners aimed to raise $1 million and secure sponsors for hundreds of children in African communities struggling...

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