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Syrian refugee children face a bitter winter

Children and families seeking refuge in Lebanon and Jordan are bearing the brunt of winter’s cold.

Gift Catalog: Give a gift. Change a life.

Browse our gift catalog of more than 100 items that bring help and hope to children, families, and communities.

Crisis in Syria: What do Americans think?

A recent poll found that most Americans are not aware of the enormity of the conflict in Syria.

Meet Violet: $25 gives her life-saving clean water

Join us as we follow the stories of Zambian children as they gain access to clean water for the first time.

Top humanitarian crises to watch in 2014

Our disaster response experts identify six humanitarian emergencies to follow this year.

Get involved: Speak up for clean water

Please join us in voicing support for the Water for the World Act, a bill to bring clean water to children.

Tips for maximizing your charitable tax deductions

Check out a few tips to help ensure you gain the maximum tax benefit from your donations.

New well means no more contaminated water

Ever since a new well was drilled, the village of Sato has recorded fewer cases of diarrhea — an affliction that can prove fatal.

Progress to End Poverty

You want proof. You're a numbers person. You care about children and want to invest in a charity that creates sustainable solutions to the root causes of poverty. Welcome to the team.

11 million disaster survivors, refugees, and displaced people assisted in in 2013.

11 million disaster survivors,
refugees, and displaced people
assisted in 2013.

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Impacting 1,650 communities in nearly 100 countries

1,650 communities
in nearly 100 countries.


Sponsorship helps children, families, and communities break the cycle of poverty.

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World Vision is a Christian humanitarian organization dedicated to working with children, families, and their communities worldwide to reach their full potential by tackling the causes of poverty and injustice.