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More than enough: Child sponsorship inspires hope in Zambia

Battery-powered Christmas lights hang on the house of a sponsored child in Zambia.
Voices

Santa Switch: Shine bright by ‘flipping the focus’ this Christmas

This Christmas season, see how you can give an entire wish list, the good kind of sweater, or the feeling of being safe. Here are 2018’s top five Christmas gifts that may surprise you!
Voices

Top 5 Christmas gifts that may surprise you (2018 edition)

World Vision U.S. President-elect Edgar Sandoval poses with 8-year-old Faith, his World Vision sponsored child, in Kapululwe, Zambia.
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Is Jesus at the center of your life?

Can you spot World Vision's Give-back Gift Shop? Look for the orange! World Vision hosted its second-ever interactive pop-up shop in New York City's Bryant Park Nov. 25-27.
Change Makers

Give-back Gift Shop lights up New York City with generosity

Why do you give? In this video, hear what people on the streets of Seattle say about why they’re giving back this Christmas season. Whatever your reason, thank you!
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Video: Learn why people give

Sept. 28 earthquake and tsunami in Central Sulawesi, Indonesia. “Many houses are damaged and bodies are buried under the ruins of the house,” says World Vision volunteer Makmur, after surveying the post-earthquake scene in Silae district of Palu, in Central Sulawesi.
From the Field

2018 Indonesia earthquake: Facts, FAQs, and how to help

Myanmar refugee in Bangladesh. A woman holds a baby in Jamtoli camp. Impoverished and struggling, refugees are in need of aid.
From the Field

Myanmar refugees in Bangladesh: Facts, FAQs, and how to help

Despite tremendous progress in ending global poverty, in sub-Saharan Africa poverty levels have increased.
From the Field

Global poverty: Facts, FAQs, and how to help

The AIDS pandemic has devastated families, leaving children without the care and support they need to grow, survive, and thrive. UNICEF estimates that 16.5 million children have been orphaned due to HIV and AIDS.
From the Field

HIV and AIDS: Facts, FAQs, and how to help

This Giving Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017, make a donation to World Vision, and Thirty-One Gifts will match your gift in product donation up to $1 million.
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Giving Tuesday 2018: World Vision donations double through Thirty-One Gifts

For Giving Tuesday, Nov. 27, World Vision is partnering with Thirty-One Gifts again, which means a product match of up to $2 million! Find out how last year’s partnership supported kids.
Voices

Giving Tuesday: Shine twice as bright for kids in school