Empower women and help end hunger: The Global Food Security Reauthorization Act (S. 2269/H.R. 5129)

Empower women and help end hunger: The Global Food Security Reauthorization Act (S. 2269/H.R. 5129)

April 12, 2018By Beth Ann SaraccoFood and Nutrition No Comments

Thanks to Advocates like you, in 2015, Congress passed the Global Food Security Act. Collectively, you took over 5,000 actions (phone calls, emails, op-eds, and more!) to support this bipartisan bill which now ensures greater government coordination across various food security and nutrition programs. Thank you! But we need your help again… Meet Ruma The … Read More

Pray for the End of Poverty

Pray for the End of Poverty

March 29, 2018By Zoey WilsonBiblical Call to Advocacy 1 Comment

The Global Goals aim to end poverty by 2030. People living in poverty often lack resources, training, and the opportunity to easily break the cycle of poverty they are living in. Thus to reach these goals, a lot of hard work, prayer, and collaboration are necessary to give families and individuals a hand up out of … Read More

Pray for Refugees

Pray for Refugees

March 15, 2018By Zoey WilsonBiblical Call to Advocacy, Refugee Crisis 1 Comment

Today marks the seventh anniversary of the conflict in Syria. As you pray for refugees today, pray specifically for the people of Syria and the end of this long-lasting violence. Currently, the number of refugees and displaced people in the world is unprecedented. With over 65 million people displaced due to conflict and strife, there … Read More

A Letter to Save Moms and Kids

A Letter to Save Moms and Kids

March 1, 2018By Christina BradicHealthy Moms and Kids 1 Comment

Despite incredible progress in preventing child death, one million children still take their first and last breath on the day they are born. Money for foreign assistance programs—including for maternal and child health programs, have directly translated to lives saved over the past 25 years. Since 1990, with the help of U.S. foreign assistance, the … Read More

Pray for Field Staff

Pray for Field Staff

February 28, 2018By Zoey WilsonBiblical Call to Advocacy No Comments

World Vision has projects in nearly 100 countries around the world. For these projects to deliver good results, we rely on men and women who are dedicated to serving those in poverty and to showing God’s love to every child. In many cases, these people were born or grew up in the communities where they … Read More

Update: The President’s Budget

Update: The President’s Budget

February 26, 2018By WV AdvocacyForeign Assistance 2 Comments

On February 12, the Administration released its budget proposal for FY19. While this budget is not binding, it does lay out the White House’s priorities and may influence the decisions Congress makes. To uphold World Vision’s mission, including to follow our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ in working with the poor and oppressed, promote human transformation, … Read More

Conference Call Recap: Hope for a World Without Hunger

Conference Call Recap: Hope for a World Without Hunger

February 14, 2018By WV AdvocacyFood and Nutrition, Learn about Advocacy No Comments

On February 13, World Vision supporters joined our advocacy conference call Hope for a World Without Hunger. Experts talked about the partnership between World Vision and the U.S. government to reduce global hunger and highlighted a simple way to encourage members of Congress to accelerate this progress! Listen to the call recording and read highlights … Read More