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A song and dance in Lesotho: Meeting our sponsored child
7th Jul, 14 | Posted by Merelyn and David Carter
A song and dance in Lesotho: Meeting our sponsored child

Musicians Merelyn and David Carter, who perform as Carter and Carter, have been World Vision child sponsors for more than 20 years. So when World Vision approached them to become Vision Artists, they got excited. This led to a creative idea to help spread the message about World Vision’s work...

From country Tasmania to Ethiopia: Meeting our sponsor children
17th Apr, 14 | Posted by Colin Wood
From country Tasmania to Ethiopia: Meeting our sponsor children

Collin Wood from Fullife Pharmacy saw the power of child sponsorship first-hand when he visited Ethiopia with World Vision.

Tim Costello: It’s time to bust some obvious myths
10th Jan, 14 | Posted by Tim Costello
Tim Costello: It’s time to bust some obvious myths

Child Sponsorship is a house-hold term in Australia and for many people World Vision Australia is what jumps to mind when they hear it. Recently there has been some discussion about World Vision and child sponsorship – how does it work? Does the money get to the child? How...

Visiting my sponsor child was music to my ears
4th Dec, 13 | Posted by Bryce Wastney
Visiting my sponsor child was music to my ears

Ever wondered what it would be like to meet your sponsored child? Musician Bryce Wastney recently got the chance to travel to Indonesia to meet his sponsored child Britania, and says the visit inspired him more than he thought possible.

What happens to sponsor children after their sponsorship ends?
23rd Oct, 13 | Posted by Carla Kweifio-Okai
What happens to sponsor children after their sponsorship ends?

We often get questions from people asking us what happens to children after sponsorship ends in their communities. World Vision's Carla Kweifio-Okai was recently in Peru and met a former sponsored child with an inspiring story about life after sponsorship.

After 9 years of treasured letters, we got to meet our sponsor child
11th Apr, 13 | Posted by Nils Von Kalm
After 9 years of treasured letters, we got to meet our sponsor child

My wife Nell and I have been sponsoring Phuong in Vietnam since 2004. It's been such a wonderful journey watching him grow into a bright and healthy young man. We've loved receiving his letters and drawings over the past 9 years, so we were pretty excited when we got...