World Vision brought clean water to Dada village in Ethiopia. Not only did it bring about physical changes in the community by improving water access, education, and health, but it also brought spiritual changes as people wanted to follow Jesus.
Two ways to sponsor a child
When you sponsor a child for $39 a month, you’ll show God’s love by helping establish sustainable access to basics like clean water, improved nutrition, quality education, healthcare, economic opportunity, spiritual nurture, and more.
Join a global movement
Each year, thousands of participants unite to walk or run in World Vision’s Global 6K for Water. Join others like Catherine and Vera, who in 2021 raised more than $2,000 through their Global 6K fundraiser!
Find your drive
Gigi not only ran the Chicago 6K for Water but added a 5K beforehand to run an 11K for her 11 birthday, "It was worth it to bring clean water to more people. There are children who do this every day for water."
Every step you take is one they won’t have to. ™
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Bring people together
Every year, communities across the globe come together to provide clean water to children in need, communities like Antioch Baptist Church, which has held a Global 6k celebration since 2017.
Hi, we’re World Vision.
We’re a Christian humanitarian organization helping children, families, and their communities overcome poverty and injustice.
We keep costs down. In 2021, 90% of World Vision’s total operating expenses were used for programs that benefit children, families, and communities in need.
Child focused and community based
We tackle poverty at its roots. Our integrated approach includes water, healthcare, education, child protection, and income generation, so every child can grow into who God created them to be.
We serve alongside the poor and oppressed as a demonstration of God’s unconditional love for all people. World Vision serves every child we can, of any faith or none.
World Vision has over 70 years of experience working with communities, donors, partners, and governments to create opportunities for better futures for vulnerable children … even in the toughest places.
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Each year, World Vision hosts the Global 6K for Water to raise awareness and money for the global water crisis. Here are 13 ways you and your family can prepare your bodies, minds, and hearts for the virtual Global 6K for Water event on May 22, 2021.