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In Morungatuny, Uganda, 5-year-old Grace and 3-year-old Judith start and end their day with walking to gather water for their family. Judith often struggles to keep up with her older sister and has trouble carrying her 1-liter water can. (©2017 World Vision/photo by Jon Warren)
Special Features

The long path to clean water

Rwanda water dedication
From the Field

A promise to Rwanda for World Water Day

Mom and 7-year-old daughter sitting together wearing World Vision Global 6K for Water shirts.
Change Makers

7-year-old girl leads Illinois community’s Global 6K for Water

World Vision U.S. President Rich Stearns shares about the unexpected benefits of clean water and his dream to bring clean water to all people in our project areas in Rwanda in five years.

The dream of clean water

Cheru carries water
From the Field

How’d they do that: Bring water to Cheru

More than 20 years after genocide devastated Rwanda, its residents are mending relationships. Pray for further reconciliation in Rwanda.

Wrapping children in prayer: Reconciliation in Rwanda

Photos of praise and worship from around the world - a woman in a church in Rwanda waves her hands enthusiastically
From the Field

Photos of worship and praise around the world

Pray for the Middle East — for Syrians displaced by war, maternal and child health in Afghanistan, and that more children can go to school in Pakistan.

Covering the world in prayer: Pray for the Middle East

The Bible Belles book series gives today’s generation of girls real heroes: showing them that character is the true measure of beauty and empowering them to be heard. Read about five biblical heroes who show girls that their voices matter.

Putting the ‘her’ in hero: Empowering the next generation of female leaders

African woman holding baby, who has pneumonia.
From the Field

10 worst places for children to get pneumonia

An Irish author reflects upon the prayer of Saint Patrick this St. Patrick’s Day, March 17. These very powerful, uplifting words represent complete trust and faith in God our Creator.

A reflection on St. Patrick’s prayer

Delta Air Lines is again the official sponsor of World Vision's Global 6K for Water event in Seattle at Gas Works Park on May 19. Learn the story behind the partnership.
Change Makers

Delta Air Lines, World Vision U.S. partner to provide clean water