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Posts : December, 2012

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Tim Costello: Beyond the tinsel
24th Dec, 12 | Posted by Tim Costello
Tim Costello: Beyond the tinsel

It's time to step away from the noise and frenzy of Christmas, says Tim Costello.

Pignapped: Help us find Dennis the pig
19th Dec, 12 | Posted by World Vision
Pignapped: Help us find Dennis the pig

This little fundraising pig went to market, and hasn’t been seen since.  Can you help us find him? Dennis the piggy-bank pig went missing from a World Vision stand in Canberra, where he was collecting funds for our development projects all over the world. Pigs play an important role...

This is how 11-year-old Clarissa survived a typhoon
13th Dec, 12 | Posted by Crislyn Felisilda
This is how 11-year-old Clarissa survived a typhoon

Meet 11-year-old Clarissa. She can't swim and barely reaches two feet tall. She also survived the raging floods of Typhoon Bopha.

Dear supporter, Thankyou.
6th Dec, 12 | Posted by Karli Smith
Dear supporter, Thankyou.

Meet Karli, she works in the Program Resources Team at World Vision. She has also worked in our call centre where she says she had the chance to “chat with some of the most generous people in Australia, every day!” When I first saw Bernice she was standing in...

What does climate change have to do with child health?
4th Dec, 12 | Posted by Kirstin Donaldson
What does climate change have to do with child health?

We hear a lot about climate change, but how much do we hear about its impact on the world's most vulnerable? World Vision's Senior Policy Officer Kirstin Donaldson explains why tackling climate change is crucial to reducing child mortality.