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Video: First snowfall for Syrian refugees in Lebanon

Video: First snowfall for Syrian refugees in Lebanon

The start of the new year brought freezing temperatures and the first snowfall of winter to Syrian refugees living in Lebanon's Bekaa Valley.

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Severe drought returns to Somalia
June 3, 2015

Severe drought returns to Somalia

Suffering people tell World Vision staff, “This is the worst drought we have ever seen.”

Senate introduces bill to continue U.S. commitment to fighting global hunger
June 1, 2015

Senate introduces bill to continue U.S. commitment to fighting global hunger

The Global Food Security Act of 2015, currently before Congress, builds upon past successes in combating hunger around the world.

More than 44,000 teens unite to fight global hunger with 30 Hour Famine
April 17, 2015

More than 38,000 teens unite to fight global hunger with 30 Hour Famine

This weekend, April 24-25, teenagers across the country will come together, forgoing food to fight global hunger.

February 12, 2015

Nutrition training empowers mother to keep her child nourished

When Fiston Kengawe was just 14 months old, his grandmother took him to the hospital, where he was diagnosed with acute malnutrition. World Vision works to help...

Gift of cow helps a family
February 12, 2015

New cow changes outlook for child and family in desperate poverty

In many parts of the world, animals can be a valuable source of income for families — like Thailand, where sponsored child Pangpon and his family received a World...

Gift of cow brings hope for girl in Laos
December 10, 2014

Gift of cow brings hope for girl in Laos

When Khamphama lost her parents, she moved in with her older brother and his wife, but the family struggled....

Feeding hungry families right here in the United States
November 5, 2014

Feeding hungry families right here in the United States

Hunger is a problem here in America as families struggle with crises like unemployment, homelessness, poverty, and natural disasters — and World Vision is working...

Ethiopia famine, 30 years later: Alerting the world to a humanitarian emergency
October 23, 2014

Ethiopia famine, 30 years later: Alerting the world to a humanitarian emergency

October 23 marked 30 years since a BBC news report turned the world’s attention to the plight of famine-stricken Ethiopians. World Vision catches up with the pilots...

The five worst spots for hunger
September 25, 2014

The five worst spots for hunger

A new report notes a downward trend in the percentage of people who are undernourished, worldwide; however, developing nations account for 98 percent of the chronically...

August 12, 2014

When hunger and poverty undermine education for children

As back-to-school season arrives, lots of children here in the United States are thinking about a new year of study ahead. Sadly, in many other parts of the world,...

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