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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

Girls carry water-Rwanda
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

A church runs and walks the Global 6k for Water to bring clean water to children around the world.
Change Makers

A Washington church mobilizes to walk the Global 6K for Water

Cheru carries water
From the Field

How’d they do that: Bring water to Cheru

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

Around the world, 815 million people regularly go to bed hungry. Here are five facts you should know about global hunger and nutrition.
From the Field

5 global hunger facts you need to know

A boy takes his medicines to complete his course of treatment for TB.
From the Field

5 facts about tuberculosis (TB) in children

The Syrian refugee crisis is now the largest refugee and displacement crisis of our time. Because of the Syrian civil war, 5.6 million people have fled Syria as refugees, putting a strain on the region’s ability to cope. And another 6.1 million people are displaced within Syria.
From the Field

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

Today marks seven years since the Syrian refugee crisis began. With reports of the war in Syria almost over and after seven years of hearing about and caring about this crisis, does it still matter? Compassionate voices come together with a resounding yes.

7 reasons why the Syrian refugee crisis still matters after 7 years

The Iraq conflict has created an extreme humanitarian crisis, where about 2.3 million people remain displaced and more than 8 million people need assistance.
From the Field

Iraq conflict: Facts, FAQs, and how to help