The Joy in Child Spacing
Mutinta Chiseko Mar 29, 2019 2:45:00 PM

Previous Mukombwe, 40, is a blissful and high-spirited mother of eight beautiful children, four boys and four girls. She is married to Airman, 46, who is a peasant farmer. Growing up in a poor, remote village,...

Mukkuli is a Shining Example
Alfonsias Haamanjanji Mar 13, 2019 12:07:00 PM

“It is unbelievable that my dream of becoming a teacher has finally come true,” says Mukkuli Zimana, 24. Mukkuli believes that without the financial help she received from World Vision through their Education...

Water Restores Hope
Mutinta Chiseko Feb 20, 2019 12:08:00 PM

The production of crops has been the mainstay for the people of Shunganu village, a small remote sandy area in Western Zambia. While many people grow cash crops as the main source of livelihood, Harriet Sikumbi, a...

A Light of Hope: The Loveness Story
Alfonsias Haamanjanji Dec 6, 2018 6:00:36 PM
Loveness at home

At only 17, Loveness has had her share of suffering. Having lost her father when she was only five, her mother has struggled to make ends meet, especially after her health began to...

Trained mom helps others avoid danger
World Vision Staff Dec 5, 2018 4:34:51 PM
Martha became a member of her local Safe Motherhood Action Group after giving birth to eight children without any of the knowledge she now shares with her pregnant neighbors. Her lack of knowledge nearly cost...
A call to serve
Mutinta Chiseko Nov 19, 2018 4:16:42 PM

After spending close to three hours on a bumpy, wet road, we finally arrived at our destination. It was a rural village with a cluster of 1-room structures made of mud and wood with thatched roofs. The village is in...

A borehole helps reduce calamities
Mutinta Chiseko Nov 19, 2018 4:13:59 PM

“I lost my pregnancy because my village had no proper water source,” says Kanyanga Muyenga, a 25-year-old woman from Western Zambia. Kanyanga is a young, single mother of two adorable children, a 10-year-old girl...

Better Father. Better Partner. Better Life.
Alfonsias Haamanjanji Jun 14, 2018 10:01:56 AM

Estella and Augustine Nsabika’s story is one of family and faith, a strong demonstration of how World Vision is helping vulnerable households in Zambia climb the rungs of the economic ladder and increase their...

Ending preventable suffering and death for moms and their babies
Kathryn Reid Apr 3, 2018 11:41:24 PM

Nearly half of all child deaths under the age of five occur within the first month of their lives*, despite marked improvement over the past 30 years. That’s about 2.6 million babies a year. More than 7,100 a...

Golfweek: LPGA legend Betsy King vows to raise $10 million for bringing clean water to Africa
World Vision Staff Mar 22, 2017 11:02:00 AM

One thousand children die each day from a waterborne disease. LPGA Hall of Famer Betsy King has devoted the last decade of her life to help stop what’s still a little-known crisis in the developing world through her...