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

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

Here are five ways you and your kids can help refugees. Learn together and engage your children on an issue you care about.
Change Makers

5 ways you and your kids can help refugees

Rose and her children enjoy their first real meal in weeks at the Goboro transit center in Uganda. This hot meal was provided by World Vision for Rose’s family and hundreds of others on their way to more permanent shelter for refugees from South Sudan. (©2018 World Vision/photo by Moses Mukitale)
Change Makers

What does the Bible say about refugees?

How many refugees in the world? More than 65 million people around the world have been forced to flee their homes, the most since World War II. About 22.5 million of them have fled their own countries as refugees. Find out the top six countries where refugees come from.
From the Field

Forced to flee: Top countries refugees are coming from

Nicole Wetmore walks the Global 6K for Water in Placerville, California. Nicole is the host site leader for Green Valley Community’s Church’s participation in the 6K event and subsequent Celebration Sunday.
Change Makers

Global 6K for Water creates an unforgettable moment for a California pastor

Refugee crises around the world are taking a huge toll on families and children. Here are some steps for how to talk about refugees with your kids and how you can help.
Change Makers

How to talk about refugees with your kids

World Vision Global 6k for Water participants start the race.
Change Makers

Highlights from the 2019 Global 6K for Water

Here are basic facts and FAQs about Central America migration, how World Vision addresses root causes of poverty in Central America, and how you can help.
From the Field

Central America migration: Facts, FAQs, and how to help

In preparation for Cyclone Fani hitting India’s Odisha state, World Vision staff member Tabitha Vani explains evacuation procedures to people in Bhubaneshwar. Community members moved to a safer place the same evening, before the storm hit.
From the Field

2019 Cyclone Fani: Facts, FAQs, and how to help

Venezuelan migrants walk on the road in Colombia. Some had been on the road for 18 days before crossing into Colombia. For the next leg of their journey, they will climb the steep roadway to elevations of 10,000 and 12,000 feet where the temperatures can be below freezing, especially at night. Two of the children are under six-months-old. “This is what happens when you can’t make enough money to feed your family. You have to leave any way you can,” says the group leader.
From the Field

Venezuela crisis: Facts, FAQs, and how to help

5 Mother’s Day gift ideas that cover all the basics she gave you. Most importantly, ones that show her you’ve learned her greatest lesson: empathy for others.
Voices

Top 5 Mother’s Day gift ideas that may surprise your mom

Cyclone Idai in Southern Africa. An aerial view of Mozambique’s Sofala province shows standing water. Sofala and Manica provinces were the hardest hit by Cyclone Idai.
From the Field

2019 Cyclone Idai: Facts, FAQs, and how to help