Praying for People in Poverty

December 13, 2016By Zoey WilsonBiblical Call to Advocacy 1 Comment

This is part one of our 12-part series, 12 Prayers of Christmas. Check back and join us as we pray together leading up to Christmas.  “I know that the Lord secures justice for the poor    and upholds the cause of the needy.” Psalm 140:12 NIV There are 836 million people in the world living in extreme … Read More

Joining the Bucket Brigade

November 21, 2016By Zoey WilsonAdvocate Stories 3 Comments

Leigh Sides, an advocate from Flower Mound, Texas, wanted to know, “How can I be useful?” She asked God, “Whatever it is you want me to do, I want it to count.” A month later, she received an email from World Vision’s Advocacy team asking her to sign up for an in-district meeting with her … Read More

Six Tips to Advocate Socially

July 12, 2016By Zoey WilsonLearn about Advocacy No Comments

Many advocates want to increase their impact, but don’t know where to start. Doing more does not have to be overwhelming — there is an easy way to grow your impact at your fingertips! Use social media to engage your friends and family in advocacy and reach members of Congress in ways that emails and phone … Read More

An Advocate’s Influence

May 27, 2016By Zoey WilsonAdvocate Stories No Comments

A few weeks ago, advocate Ruthi Hoffman Hanchett joined our conference call and shared about her use of social media to mobilize her personal network for advocacy. Now, she shares her advocate story. Ruthi Hoffman Hanchett is a World Vision advocate from California, who has had a strong desire to help those in need from … Read More