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War through the eyes of an aid worker

War through the eyes of an aid worker

As the conflict in Syria rages on, we sat down to talk with our national communications director in Lebanon, where more than a million Syrian refugees now live.

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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....

Five Christmas gift ideas to fight poverty and honor loved ones
November 26, 2014

Five Christmas gifts that give back

Finding the perfect Christmas gift for friends and family can be a difficult task. But with these five popular items from World Vision’s Gift Catalog, you can bring...

Video: How Gift Catalog works
November 3, 2014

Video: How World Vision Gift Catalog works

See how a gift from the World Vision Gift Catalog is the perfect way to honor a loved one and bring hope to children and families in need.

A goat helps a boy attend school in Sierra Leone
May 13, 2014

A goat helps a boy attend school in Sierra Leone

Jenneh Mansary could barely make ends meet for her five children, so she certainly couldn’t make her 13-year-old son’s dreams of attending school come true. A World...

Buying a traditional gift for Mother’s Day? Think again.
May 5, 2014

Buying a traditional gift for Mother’s Day? Think again.

Almost two-thirds of American mothers say they would prefer to receive a Mother’s Day gift that would help someone else — gifts like those found in the World Vision Gift...

A gift of animals can help lift families out of poverty.
December 18, 2013

Gift of animals can help lift families out of poverty

The story of Lawrence and his family in Zambia shows how access to basic resources, like agricultural training and farm animals, can help lift an entire family out of...

Survey: Young men most likely to give gift of charity
December 9, 2013

Survey: Young men most likely to give gift of charity

A new survey also reports that a majority of Americans across all age groups donate charitable gifts like the ones found in World Vision’s Gift Catalog — an ideal way...

Share #Joy Advent Challenge
November 21, 2013

Share #Joy Advent Challenge

Join our Share #Joy Advent Challenge! Take action to share joy with friends, strangers, and others around the world.

Beyond jellybeans: Five gifts that give life, not cavities
March 25, 2013

Beyond jellybeans: Five gifts that give life, not cavities

Looking for an Easter gift that will offer hope instead of trips to the dentist? Consider giving a gift through World Vision’s Gift Catalog that can honor a loved one...

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