News & Stories

Two girls wearing pink head scarves pull ropes to draw water from an open well.
Special Features

Two sisters: Two worlds

A man in a white lab coat uses a small black device to look into the eyes of an older seated man.
From the Field

“Without World Vision, I would not be a doctor today”

A bird’s-eye view of three Syrian children sitting on rubble in front of a small smoldering fire.
From the Field

2023 Turkey and Syria earthquake: Facts, FAQs, and how to help

A group of women and children bundled in winter clothing walk with suitcases and backpacks.
From the Field

War in Ukraine: Displacement and refuge

Construction workers stand on top of a home’s lumber framing.
From the Field

Tornado destruction and long-term recovery in Kentucky

Sitting in a row of people at a shelter for people displaced by Cyclone Freddy in Mozambique, a young woman looks at the camera.
From the Field

Cholera: Facts, FAQs, and how to help

Participants celebrate the Global 6K for Water in Fairfax Station, Virginia.
Change Makers

Global 6K for Water: Get fit as a family and grow your faith

The global water crisis no more for this woman in Kenya who holds up a cup of dirty, contaminated water next to a cup of clean, safe water.
Change Makers

How to talk to kids about the global water crisis

Ever, 16, and his mom, Carmen, are part of a thriving community in Yamaranguila, Honduras. The community has benefitted from World Vision’s child sponsorship and community development model.
From the Field

Child sponsorship helps families thrive at home in Honduras

Women and men fill water containers from a water source in Niger, one of the worst countries for access to clean water.
From the Field

10 worst countries for access to clean water

A man and three children sit on the rubble of a collapsed building trying to keep warm by a fire in earthquake-hit Syria
From the Field

Syrian refugee crisis: Facts, FAQs, and how to help

A woman in a floral head covering smiles as a baby she’s holding drinks clean water from a bottle at a Niger health clinic.
From the Field

Global water crisis: Facts, FAQs, and how to help

A smile fills a young girl's face as she stands next to a house made of mud and bricks.
From the Field

Clean water helps Sarah reconsider marrying too young