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Little girl with pig tails looks at camera. She was born in this refugee camp.

Syria refugee crisis FAQ: How the war is affecting children

Why are people fleeing Syria? What are the greatest needs of the refugees? How can I help, and show them the love of God?

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Another major earthquake strikes Nepal as World Vision provides aid to survivors of first
June 3, 2015

Nepal earthquakes: World Vision to aid 100,000 people

Earthquakes have caused more than 8,600 deaths and widespread devastation in Nepal. We're there, providing emergency aid and care for children and families.

U.S. Congress passes critical legislation to increase child protections through birth certification
June 2, 2015

U.S. Congress passes critical legislation to increase child protections through birth certification

What if you or your child was never issued a birth certificate? For millions of children around the world, the lack of this key document puts them at greater risk of...

Senate introduces bill to continue U.S. commitment to fighting global hunger
June 1, 2015

Senate introduces bill to continue U.S. commitment to fighting global hunger

The Global Food Security Act of 2015, currently before Congress, builds upon past successes in combating hunger around the world.

Texas floods: World Vision responding
May 29, 2015

Texas floods: World Vision responding

Deadly flooding in Texas and Oklahoma has destroyed homes and swept away bridges. We’re preparing relief supplies for churches and community organizations to...

JD Scott of HGTV is conquering Mount Kilimanjaro to fight child slavery
May 20, 2015

JD Scott of HGTV is conquering Mount Kilimanjaro to fight child slavery

On the Kili Climb 4 Kids, JD Scott and others are traveling to Tanzania and summit Africa’s highest mountain, Mount Kilimanjaro, to raise awareness about global child...

Dirty water kills seven children in one family
May 13, 2015

Dirty water kills seven children in one family

In rural Niger, one man's family suffered from the community's dirty water source. 

Videos: Responding to the Nepal earthquake
May 8, 2015

Videos: Responding to the Nepal earthquake

Watch some of our videos from Nepal to understand the enormity of the need after the disaster and learn more about how we are helping children and communities.

Video: The fight to defeat malaria
April 23, 2015

Video: The fight to defeat malaria

World Malaria Day, April 25, is a time to celebrate the progress made in defeating this preventable, treatable disease, while recognizing the work that remains to...

FAQs: Fragile states and the global burden of poverty
April 20, 2015

In the margins: Fragile states and the future of extreme poverty

Not many people have heard of fragile states — but they are considered ground zero for the future of extreme poverty. Our fragile states expert, Jonathan Papoulidis,...

More than 44,000 teens unite to fight global hunger with 30 Hour Famine
April 17, 2015

More than 38,000 teens unite to fight global hunger with 30 Hour Famine

This weekend, April 24-25, teenagers across the country will come together, forgoing food to fight global hunger.

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