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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.
Voices

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

The Syrian refugee crisis is now the largest refugee and displacement crisis of our time. Because of the Syrian civil war, 5.6 million people have fled Syria as refugees, putting a strain on the region’s ability to cope. And another 6.1 million people are displaced within Syria.
From the Field

Syrian refugee crisis: Facts, FAQs, and how to help

Change Makers

7 ways to empower women and girls

Find out what draws major donors to World Vision and why they feel led to make significant investments in ending extreme poverty worldwide.
Change Makers

Philanthropic investments advance efforts to end extreme poverty

Two children sit on a pile of maize in Zambia.
From the Field

Thanksgiving: Celebrating abundant harvests around the world

Baby Claire, 9, stands amid coconut trees downed by Typhoon Haiyan, hit the Philippines on November 8, 2013, as a category 5 storm. It laid waste to the country’s central region, killing more than 6,000 people and leaving more than 4 million people homeless and hungry.
From the Field

2013 Typhoon Haiyan: Facts, FAQs, and how to help

Lucy advocates with her state representative to end violence against children.
Change Makers

Heart of an advocate: A Missouri teen invests her time in standing up for children

The 1 millionth kit makes its journey in the San Francisco Bay area from 7-year-old Caroline at Menlo Church to 9-year-old Estefani at Familia Cristiana Verbo.
Change Makers

Menlo Church celebrates assembling the 1 millionth kit

Home cold remedies around the world include drinking various types of hot tea.
From the Field

Natural cold and flu remedies from around the world

Ivy in Moyo, Zambia, was delighted to receive a World Vision Promise Pack, which contains school supplies, hygiene items, and an insect-repelling blanket.
From the Field

How’d they do that: Kits with care letters

A World Vision staff member walks through a sunflower field with two brothers.
From the Field

Birthday parties leave lasting gifts in sponsorship communities