We're a highly experienced global relief and advocacy organization.

Where we work

Our 40,000 staff members in nearly 100 countries share the same goal:
to work with the world's most vulnerable people.

Map of countries where World Vision works
We serve all people. No matter their religion, ethnicity, or gender.

We serve all people. No matter their religion, ethnicity, or gender.

Our areas of focus

All of our effort leads to one goal: the self-sustainable, long-term well-being of children, no matter how vulnerable.

Water
Water
Health
Health
Education
Education
Economic empowerment
Economic empowerment

One vision, many hands

Our international staff is able to bring local leaders, churches, families, and governments together to build sustainable solutions for communities because 9 in 10 of them are locals themselves.

Our work in South Sudan

South Sudan

World Vision staff member Michael plays with four orphaned children he helped unite with relatives.

Our work in Bolivia

Bolivia

Silvana, a Sponsorship Facilitator in Bolivia, surprises 11-year-old Rocio with a package from her new sponsor.

Our work Zambia

Zambia

World Vision staffer Collins Kaumba plays soccer with 10-year-old sponsored boy, Resheal.

It takes a world
Helping one little girl with $5 in his pocket, Bob Pierce starts World Vision in 1950.

Helping one little girl with $5 in his pocket, Bob Pierce starts World Vision in 1950.

Our impact

It all comes down to you — your generosity allows us to bring positive change to the lives of the world's most vulnerable children.

Every 60 seconds a family gets water.
Every 60 seconds a family gets water.
Over the last 5 years, 89% of the severely malnourished children we treated made a full recovery.
Over the last 5 years, 89% of the severely malnourished children we treated made a full recovery.
Together, we've impacted the lives of over 200 million vulnerable children.
Together, we've impacted the lives of over 200 million vulnerable children.
For every child you help, four more children benefit, too.
For every child you help, four more children benefit, too.

Be the reason the world changes

Show your passion. Support a life.