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Help children caught in the crossfire.

Help children caught in the crossfire.

Innocent children face fear and uncertainty as conflict continues in the middle East. Thousands of people have been killed, thousands more have been injured and hundreds of thousands have been forced to flee from their homes.

We're already working in the West Bank area to meet people’s most urgent needs. Please consider donating today to help bring relief to areas of greatest need that we and our partners can reach.

We are also working alongside 30 NZ organisations and calling on the government to urgently provide emergency evacuation and humanitarian visas to allow Palestinians in Gaza to resettle in Aotearoa. If you're interested in taking action, you can learn more here.

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Your support is vital to change children's lives.

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40 Hour Challenge

Join the World Vision 40 Hour Challenge now and together, we can regreen our future. Sign up, choose a challenge & start fundraising. 40 hours? Challenge accepted!

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Free Children's eBook

Meet 10 real kids from around the world, who were curious, determined, creative, and brave. Download your free children's storybook now and inspire the young ones in your life!

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Join Childhood Rescue now

Every $1 you give will provide $6 of urgent support. A monthly gift of $20, will provide $120 worth of life-changing support to children in the world's most dangerous places.

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Be Chosen as a sponsor

Give a child the power to choose you as their sponsor. Sign up to be Chosen, and your photo is sent to a Child Sponsorship community, where you empower a child to choose.

Together we can protect vulnerable children.

Thanks to the support of people like you, we focus on helping the most vulnerable children overcome poverty and experience fullness of life. We help children of all backgrounds, even in the most dangerous places, inspired by our Christian faith. Together we can protect children today, and empower them for tomorrow.

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70 years of experience

World Vision New Zealand is part of the World Vision International partnership. Together, we've impacted the lives of over 200 million children across almost 100 countries by tackling the root causes of poverty.

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Maximum impact

We ensure all resources entrusted to us bring maximum impact. In 2022, 84.4% of World Vision New Zealand's total operating expenses supported international programs benefiting children, families and communities in need.

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Reaching the most vulnerable

We're dedicated to helping vulnerable children thrive. We work with communities in the hardest places in the world to be a child. Helping children caught in emergencies, extreme poverty, or facing abuse and exploitation.

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Cheru's life has changed forever.

Cheru no longer needs to walk more than 6km a day to collect dirty water; now, her whole community have access to clean, safe water. Thanks to your kindness and generosity, we're reaching one new person, like Cheru, with clean water every 10 seconds. Read Cheru's story.

Cheru (6), Kenya

You can help transform lives by tackling the root causes of poverty.

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Child Protection

We work alongside communities to protect children who are vulnerable to abuse or exploitation like child marriage, child labour and trafficking.

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Clean Water

Reaching 1 new person every 10 seconds, World Vision is the largest non-government provider of safe water in the developing world.



Every year we provide millions of children with an education so they can reach their full potential and contribute to their communities.

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Nutritious Food

Every year, we provide more than nine million people with life-saving food assistance, including five million children.

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Family Income

Breaking the poverty cycle with economic empowerment, by strengthening families' capacity to provide for their children.



We ensure the most vulnerable have access to healthcare services to help children and their families live long and healthy lives.

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Emergency Relief

We respond to disasters with life-saving speed and then stay to ensure the lives of disaster-affected families and communities are rebuilt.



We relentlessly advocate for an end to violence against children and ensure the voices of the world’s most vulnerable children are heard.