World Vision

World Vision is a Christian humanitarian organization dedicated to working with children, families and their communities worldwide to reach their full potential by tackling the causes of poverty and injustice. Motivated by our faith in Jesus Christ, World Vision serves alongside the poor and oppressed as a demonstration of God's unconditional love for all people. World Vision serves all people, regardless of religion, race, ethnicity, or gender.

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Note: These stories talk about the same issues that this organization addresses, but are not necessarily about this specific organization.

Our Health

By a male, 22-30 years old, in Kampala, Uganda
Map of Our health I have many times got treatment and other health improvement from world vision,.They have been given us drugs and mosquito nets to prevent us from getting malaria.This help has helped us be health in the community. Read more.
Related to project keywords: nets, mosquito, malaria, improvement, health

Helping The Children Of The Poor People

By a female, 22-30 years old, in Luwero, Uganda
Map of  Helping the children of the poor people The organisation called World Vision helped to provide school fees to my glond sums and gives them scholastic materials plus essential needs like clothes. This organisation also constructed a bore hole which supplies water to the whole village. Read more.
Related to project keywords: supplies, provide, materials, scholastic, helping

Providing Free Sanitary Pads

By a male, 16-21 years old, in Lwengo, Uganda
Map of PROVIDING FREE SANITARY PADS World vision of Butaleje district in showing respect to the girl child in the area donated sanitary pads to more then a thousand girls in the district aimed at helping them during their menstration period. On top of this, sensitized their on how to use them. This in the long will save these girls from acquiring diseases emanating from poor hygiene and sanitation practices. Read more.
Related to project keywords: pads, sanitary, girls, girl, providing

Fighting Disease

By a male, 16-21 years old, in Bungoma, Kenya
Map of Fighting disease In a certain year a group of some people came up and started teaching people about health.They taught people about how they can abstain from contracting HIV/AIDS.They also taught people how they can prevent their families from malaria.By doing this people were issued with mosquito nets and other protections. They also taught people family planning. Read more.
Related to project keywords: contracting, health, nets, mosquito, disease

Capacity Building Of The Needy People

By a female, 22-30 years old, in Hoima, Uganda
Map of CAPACITY  BUILDING OF THE NEEDY PEOPLE In Hoiwa particularly in Buhimba sub country,world vision Uganda has helped a number of people more especially the orphans,widows and people who are in objects poverty.It has done this through providing of school fees for the orphans, building of houses, provision of medicine for some people Building of houses in the area and schools more especially in needy areas. Read more.
Related to project keywords: particularly, capacity, building, poverty, houses

Donating Solar System

By a male, 22-30 years old, in Luwero, Uganda
Map of DONATING SOLAR SYSTEM The organization called World Vision helped to donate solar system to Luwero S.S something which boosted the education standards of the school. Read more.
Related to project keywords: solar, world, vision, system, education

Help The Needy

By a female, 16-21 years old, in Kampala, Uganda
Map of HELP THE NEEDY World Vision is also an organisation which was developed to help the Ugandan Child with disabilities.It has helped an providing children with school funds,shelter,clothings,mattresses and many other things.This has helped to improve on the standards of living in our community.Many children now attend school and they have freedom to education. Read more.
Related to project keywords: disabilities, attend, improve, education, community

Promoting People's Health

By a female, 31-45 years old, in Mpigi, Uganda
Map of Promoting People's Health World Visionis one of the non-governmental organisations working in Mpigi district and Uganda at large. This organisation has tried to promote people,s health by encouraging people to construct pit latrines and also participate in construction of water sources. Read more.
Related to project keywords: sources, latrines, promote, health, world

Improving Peoples Standard Of Living

By a male, 31-45 years old, in Luwero, Uganda
Map of Improving peoples standard of living The organisation called world vision it has tried to improve people's standard of living by constructing houses to poor people,constructing water sources like bore holes and shalow wells it also donates water tank to people. Read more.
Related to project keywords: sources, wells, world, improve, improving

Preventing Water Borne Diseases

By a male, 22-30 years old, in Luwero, Uganda
Map of Preventing water borne diseases The organisation called World Vision helped our village to construct a bore hole which supplies clean water to people in the all comminity something which has tried to prevent the spread of water borne diseases. Read more.
Related to project keywords: supplies, borne, diseases, world, prevent
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