World Vision

World Vision

Charity information

World Vision

World Vision is a Christian relief, development and advocacy organisation dedicated to working with children, families and communities to overcome poverty and injustice.

Founded 1950

  • Mission statement

    World Vision is a Christian relief, development and advocacy organisation dedicated to working with children, families and communities to overcome 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.

    World Vision also works to change the root causes of poverty through campaigning, church partnerships, education and influencing policy makers.

    In whatever we do, we place a special emphasis on ensuring the needs and rights of children are met, because they are often the hardest hit by conflict, disaster and chronic poverty.

    Financial support is received from; the UK Government, the European Union, Major Donors, charitable trusts, corporate partners and also more than 100,000 individual supporters, who sponsor children or give to specific projects around the world.

  • Aims

    World Vision aims to:

    • To promote child well-being in all the areas where we are working.
  • Overview

    Established: 1950

    Registered Charity Number: 285908

    Phone number: 01908 841000

    Address: World Vision HouseOpal DriveFox MilneMilton Keynes MK15 0ZR

    View charity accounts on the Charity Commission website
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