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To combat drought in Zambia’s Southern Province, families are turning to livestock, particularly rearing goats. Outside his family home in Zambia, Nathan Choobwe, 9, holds a young goat, part of his family’s growing herd.
Special Features

Goats bring blessings to family facing drought

In the remote Andean highlands of Central Ecuador, Gift Catalog alpacas are helping communities raise themselves out of poverty.
From the Field

Gift Catalog alpacas improve income, health in Ecuador

All around the world, boys and girls play the world’s most popular sport — the game we in the U.S. call soccer and the rest of the world calls football. We break down five benefits of soccer for kids.
From the Field

5 benefits of soccer for kids around the world

Runner pushes across the finish line 11-year-old athlete in wheelchair.
Change Makers

Joey’s story: Defying a disability to bring hope to other children

Thirty-One Gifts 2018
Voices

Giving Tuesday 2019: World Vision donations matched through Thirty-One Gifts

Christians are called to serve the most vulnerable children around the world. Here are the top four ways World Vision tackles poverty in the United States.
From the Field

4 ways World Vision tackles poverty in the United States

Clothing keeps children healthy by protecting them and giving them opportunities to play and be active.
From the Field

5 clothing items to keep kids healthy

Photographer Matthew Paul Turner witnessed 335 children have the opportunity to choose their sponsor through World Vision’s “Chosen.” See this experience through his lens.
Voices

The sacred dignity of children through a photographer’s lens

Special Features

Chosen: The power to choose in a child’s hands

Syrian siblings laugh together inside their tent in a refugee settlement.
From the Field

Syrian refugee children find hope in thankfulness

Child rights, child labor in Bangladesh. Sabbir, 7, and his 11-year-old brother, Babu, carry packages and bags for money for 13 hours a day and sleep in parked buses.
From the Field

Child rights: Facts, FAQs, and how to help

At their home in India, Monika, 22, and her 3-year-old son, Ayush, gaze at Monika’s youngest child, 1-month-old Rishika, peacefully sleeping. When she was carrying Rishika, Monika lost weight because of nausea and vomiting. She turned to another mother, Neha, a World Vision-trained volunteer, for support. Neha provided iron and calcium supplements and advised her to eat the simple, easily digested food she needed to deliver a healthy baby.
From the Field

Health: Signs of progress and reasons to hope

This holiday shopping season, check out four gift ideas that might surprise you for those important people in your life — and one idea just for you.
Voices

2019 top 5 surprising Christmas gift ideas — including one for yourself!