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  • other resources on issues of poverty and injustice

 

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Public Relations Director
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Public Relations Director
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Refugees and migrants arrive by the busloads at the Croatian border, where World Vision and other aid agencies are there to provide relief supplies as the refugees hurry to cross the border. World Vision's relief supplies include bottled water, canned meat, hand sanitizer, wet wipes, diapers, baby food, and toys or balls for the children. PHOTO: World Vision / Laura Reinhardt

Survey: American attitudes toward Syrian refugees

World Vision survey says Americans are ready & willing to help Syrian refugees — they just haven't done it yet.

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This Christmas, join the movement to end extreme poverty with World Vision's Gift Catalog.

The movement to end extreme poverty

This Christmas, join the movement to end extreme poverty with World Vision's Gift Catalog.

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Families displaced by the violence in South Sudan wait on a crowded bus in Juba, hoping to flee to safety. PHOTO: Nhial Wei / World Vision

Crisis in South Sudan: Children's lives at risk!

World Vision urges: Listen to the cries of afflicted children and seek a negotiated solution to the conflict in South Sudan!

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Yazidis, members of a religious minority, fled fighting in Sinjar, Iraq. They are among an estimated 1.2 million displaced people seeking safety in Kurdish-controlled territory. PHOTO: World Vision

Thousands fleeing violence in Iraq

World Vision is providing emergency relief to families in desperate need of food, water and medicine in northern Iraq.

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Press Releases & Resources

World Vision's U.S. domestic disaster response mobile warehouse at a disaster site. PHOTO: Laura Reinhardt / World Vision
Jun 3, 2015

World Vision to send relief supplies for rebuilding after Texas floods

World Vision will deploy its 53-foot mobile warehouse tomorrow morning from its disaster supply warehouse in Grand Prairie to homes in Blanco that have been damaged or destroyed by last week’s deadly flooding in Texas.

May 27, 2015

Joint NGO statement ahead of the Special Meeting in Bangkok on Irregular Migration in the Indian Ocean

NGOs call for humanitarian support and consideration for migrants stranded at sea in the Indian Ocean.

Evangelical Christians on the local and national levels continue to call for solutions for our broken immigration system and to address immigrants from a biblical perspective.
May 22, 2015

Evangelical churches, pastors engage on immigration

Evangelical Christians on the local and national levels continue to call for solutions for our broken immigration system and to address immigrants from a biblical perspective.  

Boeing is donating nearly 1,000 bicycles from its facility in Everett, Washington, to World Vision. PHOTO: Deborah Feldman
May 15, 2015

Boeing donates up to 1,000 bicycles for children in U.S. and around the world

Thanks to the generosity of Boeing, children will have bicycles that will enable them to travel to school more quickly and safely, and allow people of all ages more range and opportunities in their communities.

People ran into the streets, stalling traffic following the 7.4 magnitude quake that struck Nepal on Tuesday. PHOTO: World Vision / David Munoz
May 12, 2015

Nepal gripped by another earthquake; World Vision concerned for children and communities already struggling in quake aftermath

A strong earthquake aftershock in Nepal hits areas already devastated by last month's deadly 7.8-magnitude quake.

The violence in South Sudan's Unity State has left thousands dead, hundreds of thousands displaced, of these are thousands of children afflicted by the violence. At the Kenya’s Kakuma refugee camp, an estimated 5,000 children had arrived by mid-January. PHOTO: World Vision / Lucy Murunga
May 11, 2015

More than 10,000 children face malnutrition as aid agencies forced to withdraw staff in South Sudan

World Vision has been forced to stop its life-saving interventions, including nutrition programs for children and distribution of blankets, sleeping mats, hygiene products, shelter materials, and mosquito nets, because of ongoing violence in South Sudan's Unity State.

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