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Art festival keeps East Africa in the picture

Friday, September 23, 2011

Sydney Lord Mayor, Clover Moore, has invited World Vision to collect money at the opening of Art and About festival. This event marks not only opening of the Festival, but will also remind Sydneysiders of the plight of millions of people in East Africa.

Hugh Jackman and Deborra-Lee Furness urge Australians to dig deep for World Vision’s East Africa Appeal

Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Hugh Jackman and Deborra-Lee Furness today encouraged Australians to help those in urgent need of assistance in the Horn of Africa.

Australia’s youth go without to fight global hunger

Friday, August 19, 2011

This weekend more than 300,000 young Australians are giving up something important to them for 40 hours such as food, technology, and transport, to help fight world hunger and poverty.

Australia’s youth preparing to fight global hunger

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

With less than one month to go before the 40 Hour Famine, more than 300,000 young people around the country are planning fundraising activities to fight world hunger and poverty.

ACT joins the vision in 2011

Thursday, January 27, 2011

The ACT has topped the list as Australia’s biggest giver amongst all the states and territories with 2.5 per cent of the population sponsoring a child through World Vision Australia.

Panel Members farewell Simon McKeon with significant World Vision donation.

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

On 31 August 2010, Simon McKeon retired from his position as President of the Australian Government Takeovers Panel. As a well known philanthropist and the 2011 Victorian Australian of the Year, Mr McKeon has been given a very different type of farewell gift that reflects his personal passion and generosity.

An everlasting Christmas wish

Friday, November 5, 2010

Healthcare, clean water and an education are the factors that former World Vision sponsor child Tresford credits to transforming his life.

Amazing Aussie response to earthquake appeal, as relief effort gathers pace

Saturday, January 16, 2010

The Australian public has once again shown amazing compassion for those in need, already donating more than $725,000 to World Vision Australia’s Haiti earthquake appeal.

World Vision Launches Haiti Earthquake Appeal

Thursday, January 14, 2010

World Vision Australia has launched an appeal to assist survivors of the powerful 7.3 magnitude earthquake that struck Haiti today.

World Vision calls urgent appeal for Philippines flood victims

Tuesday, September 29, 2009

International aid agency World Vision has announced an urgent appeal to assist the thousands made homeless by Typhoon Ketsana which hit the Philippines capital and surrounding provinces on Saturday night.