Being a kid means enjoying life. Not worrying about grown-up stuff.

Millions of children face dangers including exploitation, gang violence, sexual assault, and trafficking.

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thanks to generous grants!

Being a kid means enjoying life.
Not worrying about grown-up stuff.

Millions of children face dangers including exploitation, gang violence, sexual assault, and trafficking.

Your gift

thanks to generous grants!

Five-year-old Xochilt Maria blows out a candle at a World Vision birthday party for sponsored children in Nicaragua.

Five-year-old Xochilt Maria blows out a candle at a World Vision birthday party for sponsored children in Nicaragua.

The memories that define childhood should be joyful.

Sponsor a child with a birthday this month

and help them enjoy childhood as it’s meant to be.

Sponsor children like…

The memories that define childhood should be joyful.

Sponsor a child with a birthday this month

and help them enjoy childhood as it’s meant to be.

Sponsor children like…

Daniela from Bolivia
Turns 2 on September 14

Maria Alejandra from Colombia
Turns 6 on September 19

Praise from Uganda
Turns 8 on September 25

Daniela from Bolivia
Turns 2 on September 14

Maria Alejandra from Colombia
Turns 6 on September 19

Praise from Uganda
Turns 8 on September 25

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Motivated by our faith in Jesus Christ, we serve all people. No matter their religion, ethnicity, or gender.

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Keeping our costs down (85% to programs) means your gifts make the biggest waves possible.

Hi, we're World Vision.

We're a Christian humanitarian organization helping children, families, and their communities overcome poverty and injustice.

Everyone can play a role in child protection. Especially you.

Blogger Breegan Jane is speaking up and making a difference. She’s fundraising to protect girls from harm in Kenya.

Kelley, a long-time child sponsor, held a fundraiser to help children’s communities become safer and more sustainable.

Kathy donated her birthday on Facebook to raise funds that will change children’s lives for good.

You can shine bright in the toughest places to be a child.

It’s easy to start a fundraiser to protect children in need.

Everyone can play a role in child protection. Especially you.

Blogger Breegan Jane is speaking up and making a difference. She’s fundraising to protect girls from harm in Kenya.

Kelley, a long-time child sponsor, held a fundraiser to help children’s communities become safer and more sustainable.

Kathy donated her birthday on Facebook to raise funds that will change children’s lives for good.

You can shine bright in the toughest places to be a child.

It’s easy to start a fundraiser to protect children in need.

Everyone can play a role in child protection. Especially you.

You can shine bright in the toughest places to be a child.

It’s easy to start a fundraiser to protect children in need.

News & Stories

Change Makers

19 reasons to have hope in 2019

Hope shines a light in the darkness. It’s infectious, even healing. But what is there to be hopeful for? Let’s look at the year ahead with 19 reasons to have hope in 2019 — and how to pray them into reality.

From the Field

Life frames: Our favorite photos of 2018

World Vision’s photographers traveled around the world this year to tell stories of children and their families. They captured moments of struggle and moments of joy. Here are their favorite photos of 2018 and the stories behind them.

From the Field

7 of the worst disasters of 2018

As these seven of the worst disasters of 2018 show us, children and families around the world experienced tremendous pain and suffering this past year. But there remains a glimmer of light in each of them. Hope has not been snuffed out.