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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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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.

World Vision hosts congressional seminar on tackling world’s hunger through farmers
April 15, 2015

World Vision hosts congressional seminar on tackling world’s hunger through farmers

Bringing together congressional staffers, USAID, and development experts from as far away as Zimbabwe; World Vision hosted a special event explaining how U.S. funding...

Caring for equality
April 15, 2015

Caring for equality

Prenatal sex selection—choosing to continue or terminate a pregnancy based on the baby’s sex—is one of the most blatant forms of gender-based violence.

Video: Join the #WaterEffect movement
April 15, 2015

Video: Join the #WaterEffect movement

See what others are doing to take action for clean water and join us in helping to bring clean water to 748 million people around the world who still lack access....

Tips for maximizing your annual giving tax deductions
April 12, 2015

Tips for maximizing your annual giving tax deductions

See our tips for maximizing the tax benefits of your charitable donations.

For Afghan moms and babies, mobile team brings healthcare, hope
March 31, 2015

For Afghan moms and babies, mobile team brings healthcare, hope

“[World Vision staff] are trying to start a new chapter in our life and make it possible for us to taste a healthy life," Zohra, an Afghan mother says.

March 31, 2015

Innovative therapeutic food revives newborn suffering from worms and malnutrition

It takes two hours on a bumpy road to get to Ayien Amiol Health Clinic in South Sudan’s Warrup state, where Nyayiik Bol and her son are receiving medical care. She's...

March 31, 2015

Community volunteers bring comfort and support to HIV- or AIDS- afflicted neighbors

Domingos Danca spends his days and nights lying outside on a mat covered by a rotten mosquito net, his body too weak to even walk around his home in the Morrumbala...

March 25, 2015

Video: 11-year-old entrepreneur raises more than $16k for clean water

Tyler Brunst has big dreams of bringing clean water to communities in Africa. Watch how his dreams turn into reality by selling lemonade and bracelets in his...

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