World Vision advocates took action in November! Here’s an update on your advocacy for the Global Fund, foreign assistance, and why we’re so thankful for you!
Asking for $60 billion: An advocate story
Davis started by emailing his members of Congress, but he felt a pull to do more. He didn’t realize his next step would be asking for $60 billion.
World Vision advocacy accomplishments in May
World Vision advocates had big wins in May! Their efforts contributed to two different bills that would protect those in poverty around the world.
April brings showers of actions from advocates!
Your voices matter! In April, advocates raised their voices thousands of times on behalf of children and families. Here’s what they were talking about.
Why bed nets matter in the global fight against malaria
Thandizo’s mother worried her children wouldn’t be able to grow strong because of constant malaria attacks. But with simple interventions from World Vision and the Global Fund, Thandizo’s family is healthier than ever!
How can solving health and nutrition issues fight poverty?
Improving the health and well-being of children and families in extreme poverty is a crucial part of ENDING extreme poverty in our lifetime!
New perspective: a child sponsor takes on advocacy
Carol was a child sponsor for years before becoming an advocate. She says of her advocacy work: “It’s not about, ‘Are you being successful?’, it’s about, ‘Are you serving the Lord?'”
Davis’s story: Why he changed his mind about advocacy
Davis knew he wanted to work alongside those in extreme poverty, but he was skeptical about advocacy. Then he went to Tanzania…
Regina conquers tuberculosis: How World Vision is helping kids and families in Papua New Guinea
Ten-year-old Regina and her mom were diagnosed with tuberculosis at the same time. Thanks to World Vision and partnership with the Global Fund, help was nearby.
The Global Fund: A chance to end THREE of the world’s deadliest diseases
Alongside partners, the U.S. helps save lives and stabilize communities by playing a crucial role in the fight against HIV, TB, and malaria.