World Vision is one of the world's leading child-focused humanitarian organisations. Through development, relief and advocacy, we pursue fullness of life for every children by serving the poor and oppressed regardless of religion, caste, race, ethnicity or gender. With nearly 65 years of experience in India, World Vision works in 191 districts impacting 26 lakh children and their families in over 6200 communities spread across 25 states and the national capital region. We work along with children, families and communities to address issues of Health, Nutrition, WASH, Education, Child protection, Climate change, Gender, Disability and Humanitarian emergencies in partnership with governments, civil society, donors and corporates.
A shocking 17,000 lives were lost to malnutrition in Maharashtra's tribal belts in the last one year alone, according to an RTI reply. Acting on the Bombay High Court's directives, the Maharashtra sta...
Reading clubs (sometimes called reading camps) are an integral component of the Literacy Boost programme for early grade learners. Children attend the camps after school and on weekends to build on the literacy skills they learn at school. The clubs are facilitated by trained community volunteers, who lead the children through fun activities such as songs, games and arts and crafts -- all of which focus on building reading skills.
For Vinod, a state-level runner, athletics was not a future he remotely envisaged. Growing up struggling to survive on the meagre earnings of his father, all that he had to hold on to was his school books, giving him glimpses of a vibrant, gargantuan world full of boundless opportunities. But a family tragedy changed everything.