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Cyclone Pam: Category 5 storm slams Vanuatu

Cyclone Pam: Responding to needs in Vanuatu

The category 5 storm pounded the islands of Vanuatu with heavy rain and winds last weekend. We are distributing critical relief supplies, including clean drinking water and shelter materials.

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Blog: One-millionth person reached with clean water
October 13, 2014

Blog: One-millionth person reached with clean water

Celebrate with us today as we mark the one-millionth person to receive clean water through our water programs this year!

Ebola crisis: World Vision staff, faith leaders fight to curb deadly virus
October 9, 2014

Ebola crisis: World Vision staff, faith leaders fight to curb deadly virus

In Sierra Leone, World Vision staff, with government officials and other agencies, are working to curb the deadly virus. Faith leaders are being equipped with...

Pursuing equal access to education for girls and women in Pakistan
October 8, 2014

Pursuing equal access to education for girls and women in Pakistan

In one village in Pakistan, World Vision empowers young girls and women to educate older women so they won’t be taken advantage of and can thrive.

Child soldier prevention law: Partial enforcement lets some offending countries off the hook
October 2, 2014

Child soldier prevention law: Partial enforcement lets some offending countries off the hook

Through a loophole in the 2008 Child Soldier Prevention Act, the Obama administration is opting to issue waivers to some offending countries rather than hold them...

Rooting our work in prayer
October 1, 2014

Video: Rooting our work in prayer

October 1 is our annual Day of Prayer. World Vision staff members across the globe join together for a day dedicated to praying for the children and communities we...

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...

World Vision wins award for leadership in increasing economic opportunities for people living in poverty
September 24, 2014

World Vision wins award for leadership in economic development

World Vision — a long-time member of the Small Enterprise Education and Promotion Network (SEEP) — has been chosen as SEEP Member of the Year for continuing...

Congressional testimony: Ending the use of child soldiers
September 24, 2014

Congressional testimony: Ending the use of child soldiers

World Vision senior policy advisor for child protection, Jesse Eaves, testified before the U.S. House of Representatives' Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission on ending...

September 23, 2014

Five ways we’re making online giving easier for you

Find out how our new e-commerce system makes it easier for you to change the world for good.

One City, One Cause: Seattle “Flash Philanthropy” week benefits rural hospital in Zambia
September 23, 2014

One City, One Cause: Seattle “Flash Philanthropy” week benefits rural hospital in Zambia

One City One Cause is uniting Seattle to raise the funds needed to build...

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