Millions of babies and toddlers are now surviving and thriving. Meet some of the children and the community workers who are helping them make it beyond 5.
We are closing the gap. Since 1990 more newborns, babies and toddlers are surviving each year thanks to the efforts of supporters like you.
by Rev. Adam Taylor, vice-president of advocacy, World Vision US Discover the roots of biblical social justice and how this motivates us, as Christians, to fight injustice. “Speak up for those who cannot speak for themselves … defend the rights of the poor and needy.”—Proverbs 31:8-9 (NIV).
Want to give up more than your coffee for Lent? Lisa Bos, World Vision’s health policy advisor, offers several ways you can sacrifice a few minutes to fight the injustice of hunger as well! Many people, Protestant and Catholic alike, have a Lenten tradition of giving up something for the 40 days of Lent as … Read More
Children’s lives can be saved by simple, tried, and tested interventions that give them a chance to survive the deadly five-year barrier
Give children a healthy start by providing pregnant mothers with quality prenatal care and nutrition during pregnancy. Ensure newborns have a safe delivery, the ability to breathe during the first crucial moments of life, and proper nourishment. Ensure babies are sheltered, breastfed, kept warm and shielded from diseases like HIV. Protect children from infectious diseases … Read More
Reverse the trend. Calling children, young people, parents, churches and communities to offer the hope of life Beyond 5.
By: Cat-Dan Lai-Smith, communications specialist, World Vision US. Recently, I saw the latest film adaptation of Les Misérables. Though I know the story well from Victor Hugo’s novel and have seen the live musical stage performance, something about this latest version especially moved me to tears. It started during that pivotal scene when a bishop’s … Read More
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You can make a difference. Join a movement for change. Raise your voice. Together we can end preventable child deaths.
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Beyond 5 is a community of everyday advocates who refuse to accept that 17,000 children die daily before their fifth birthday.