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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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August 11, 2011

Mother and child healthcare in the Philippines is improving

Healthcare access is limited for many mothers and children in politically and economically unstable areas of the Philippines, like Sarangani, where Rowena lives. World...

August 9, 2011

Photo journal from the Horn of Africa

Jon Warren, World Vision's award-winning photo director, is traveling in East Africa to document the emergency hunger situation and highlight World Vision’s work in the...

August 8, 2011

VIDEO: Equipping U.S. children for success in a new school year

As the economic downturn continues and many American families struggle just to make ends meet, children across the country risk starting another school year without...

August 7, 2011

Mosquito nets end the nightmare of malaria

World Vision provided mosquito nets for Calvin, 10, a sponsored child in western Zimbabwe, and his five cousins. Calvin, who is orphaned, had two cases of malaria in...

August 1, 2011

The domino effects of drought and hunger in East Africa

Editor's note: When it rains here in Seattle, I don't think much of it. But right now, rain is the wish for many people in the Horn of Africa. The worst drought in...

A special ‘medicine’ protects family from waterborne illness
August 1, 2011

A special ‘medicine’ protects family from waterborne illness

Betty and her children have to rely on filthy water from a pond three miles away that often made them sick. But thanks to a simple product known as PUR, this family can...

July 31, 2011

VIDEO: Responding to the Ethiopia food crisis

Severe drought in the Horn of Africa is fueling extreme hunger and malnutrition. In Ethiopia, some 4.5 million people are affected. See how World Vision is responding,...

July 30, 2011

Youth from across the U.S. experience advocacy firsthand

More than 100 at-risk youth recently traveled to Washington, D.C. to participate in World Vision's fifth annual Youth Empowerment Summit. Read about the summit and see a...

July 29, 2011

How U.S. budget cuts affect the poor

The International Affairs Budget (which is just 1.4 percent of the total federal budget) provides critical, life-saving assistance to combat extreme poverty, hunger,...

July 28, 2011

VIDEO: What do you run for?

When you join Team World Vision, you won't just meet your fitness goals — you'll help provide clean water to children living in poverty in Africa. Feel unqualified? Don'...

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