New Financial Report available from World Vision
Fiscal 2013 was a pivotal financial year for World Vision, as private cash donations grew a solid 6 percent and a surplus for the year helped replenish depleted reserves.
Want a sneak peak at some highlights? In 2013, World Vision:
– Helped transform the lives of nearly 4.3 million children registered in child sponsorship programs worldwide,
including the 1.2 million children who were supported by 761,559 caring sponsors in the U.S.
– Responded to 88 humanitarian emergencies around the world, including drought in Africa, the Oklahoma tornado, flooding in Colorado, and the deadly typhoon in the Philippines
– Helped 845,230 children and adults in 10 African countries gain access to clean water through our combined water, sanitation, and hygiene efforts, including the drilling of 1,263 new wells
– Disbursed more than $757 million in microloans to 930,305 hardworking people in 36 countries—impacting more than 1.2 million jobs and 2.8 million children