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“Some of the 70 hats sponsor Fran has knitted for babies in the field.”

THE Q&A

September 14, 2016
Well-Knit Values

A sponsor from Toronto talks about why she’s knitted more than 70 toques for babies in the field.

“Rouguiyatou.”

FEATURE

August 4, 2016
Germaphobe's Paradise

In the Paroumba community in Senegal, hygiene is part of the welcome.

“Boon.”

WHERE ARE THEY NOW?

May 19, 2016
The Uncanny Idol

A formerly sponsored child from Thailand proves a first impression is only a first impression.

“Michael

FROM THE PRESIDENT

May 19, 2016
When the Rain Doesn't Fall

World Vision Canada’s president visits a community in Zimbabwe that is coping with drought.

“When

FEATURE

May 19, 2016
What A Girl Needs

It’s time to talk about feminine hygiene.

“Yan-Ping’s

FEATURE

May 19, 2016
The Breast Thing for Baby Is Free

How breastfeeding and other “7-11” strategies promote health for moms and their kids.

“Jeffrey

THE Q&A

May 19, 2016
Figure skating champion Jeffrey Buttle on spinning and sponsorship

Inspired by the example and generosity of World Vision, a former sponsored child returns home to teach a new generation of children.

“Xiaocai

WHERE ARE THEY NOW?

May 19, 2016
Coming Full Circle

Inspired by the example and generosity of World Vision, a former sponsored child returns home to teach a new generation of children.

“Victor

FEATURE

May 19, 2016
Return on Investment

This former banker is completely invested in the efforts of World Vision China.

Childview

GAME ON

April 13, 2016
Getting to Know Thailand

The kids activity page.

“Michael

FROM THE PRESIDENT

April 13, 2016
Hope in Hard Conditions

World Vision Canada’s president visits South Sudan.

“Larissa

FEATURE

April 13, 2016
Empowered at the Centre

In Winnipeg's North End, community members have found a building with tools to address poverty.

“Lumdan.”

IN FOCUS

April 13, 2016
Spoon Fed

Warm up this winter (at least vicariously) with these photos of bowl-worthy food from World Vision-supported communities around the globe.

“Michael

FROM THE PRESIDENT

April 13, 2016
Grain Gains

World Vision Canada’s president visits India.

“Food

HOMEFRONT

April 13, 2016
No Meal Left Behind

Childview’s Homefront columnist offers creative ways to stop ditching leftovers.

“Otgontuvshin

FEATURE

April 13, 2016
Unexpected Opportunities

An early end to sponsorship could be a happy new start.

“Childview

GAME ON

April 13, 2016
Getting to Know Mongolia

The kids activity page.

Erdenesuren, 12, accentuates the ears of his 4-year-old brother, Erdenebayar.

FEATURE

JANUARY 2, 2016
What Happened in Zavkhankhangai

It took 20 hours, but Childview’s trip to a World Vision community in Western Mongolia makes for a good time.

Orkhon (far left), 9, and Dulguun, 14, give their mom, Enkhchimeg, 32, a hand with some cinderblocks at the family’s new home in the Khan-Uul community in Mongolia.​

FEATURE

OCTOBER 25, 2015
Tailor Made

A single mother and business owner in Mongolia works hard for a chance to build a dream home for her children.

Azzaya.​

WHERE ARE THEY NOW?

OCTOBER 25, 2015
Scaling Skyscrapers with the Help of Sponsorship

Former sponsored child Azzaya from Mongolia.

Hugh Jackman.​

THE Q&A

OCTOBER 25, 2015
A Film With Flavour

Dukale's Dream gets fair-trade talk a-brewing.

The Numbers.​

THE NUMBERS

OCTOBER 25, 2015
Leaning In

Our gender initiatives around the world.

Zachary Aubert.​

UP FRONT

OCTOBER 25, 2015
Youth Spotlight: A Youth Ambassador Sticks to His Goal to Help Kids

Determined to change the lives of children, youth ambassador Zachary Aubert is a reminder to us all to not give up on our goals.

​Steve and Karla show the letter and photo from Jhonny.​​

UP FRONT

OCTOBER 25, 2015
Why I Sent My Sponsored Child a Special Gift

Karla Szauter from London, Ont., talks about writing letters and sending gifts to her sponsored boy.

Lester (left) plays with his older half-brother, Selvin, in Honduras.​

IN FOCUS

OCTOBER 25, 2015
Playing Together

Child’s play is more than a saying—promoting it is part of World Vision’s community programs.

Liang.​

THE BIG PICTURE

OCTOBER 25, 2015
Athlete and Advocate

A photo from Peru.

June Evans.​

FAITH IN ACTION

OCTOBER 25, 2015
A Friendly Face in any Month of the Year

June Evans is the first person you meet when you visit World Vision Canada’s office.

World Vision's response to the April 2015 earthquake in Nepal.​

THE NUMBERS

AUGUST 6, 2015
World Vision's Response to the Nepal Earthquake

When an earthquake struck Nepal in April 2015, World Vision quickly started it's response.

Joseph​.​

WHERE ARE THEY NOW?

JULY 17, 2015
Sunny Outlook

A former sponsored child from Tanzania shares how his future turned bright thanks to sponsorship.

A photo from Nepal after the April 2015 earthquake​.​

THE BIG PICTURE

JULY 17, 2015
The Girl with the Red Butterfly

A photo from Nepal after the April 2015 earthquake.

Sam​.​

SAM SAYS

JULY 17, 2015
Talk Without Tech

You Don’t Need a Smartphone to Stay in Touch.

Alex Foto​.​

UP FRONT

JULY 3, 2015
A Challenge in Honour of a Young Activist

Ahead of the #LiveLikeAlex water event, Pat Foto remembers her daughter.

Erick stands in front of his store, Pulperia Erick, in a photo taken in 2015​.​

WHERE ARE THEY NOW?

JUNE 29, 2015
Everywhere Erick

A World Vision staff member returns to Honduras to catch up with a sponsored child and entrepreneur.

Dave Toycen.​

FROM THE PRESIDENT

JUNE 1, 2015
Onward and Upward

Celebrating Dave Toycen introduces Michael Messenger, World Vision Canada's new president.

Dave Toycen.​

FEATURE

MAY 28, 2015
Thanks, Dave!

Celebrating Dave Toycen's 42 years of dedication and generosity in photos and video.

Eighteen-year-old Eliana in the dining room at her home in the Ventanilla community in Peru.​

FEATURE

MAY 22, 2015
No Pause, Press Forward

As World Vision wraps up in Ventanilla, community members continue on the path to success.

Game On: Getting to Know Peru.​

GAME ON

MAY 22, 2015
Getting to Know Peru

The story behind the words in The Search​ from the Summer 2015 issue.

Michael Messenger.​

UP FRONT

MAY 2, 2015
Meet Michael Messenger

A chat with World Vision Canada’s incoming president​.

Armine with her son, Armin, a fencing champion, at their home in Armenia.​

UP FRONT

APRIL 10, 2015
Catching up with Armen, a champion fencer and sponsored child

An interview with Armen and his mom, Armine, at their home in Armenia​.

Marisol Camargo.

WHERE ARE THEY NOW?

MARCH 30, 2015
All Things Are Possible*

*With hard work, says former sponsored child Marisol Camargo.

Alex Weber.

UP FRONT

MARCH 30, 2015
Q&A: Teen Fundraiser Alex Weber

An interview.

New and Graduating Communities.

THE NUMBERS

MARCH 30, 2015
2014's Graduating and New Communities

An infographic.

Patrick Rimple.

FAITH IN ACTION

FEBRUARY 11, 2015
Bright Attitude

World Vision Canada’s Patrick Rimple persevered in hard times with an illuminating faith.

Xetshelihle.

FEATURE VIDEO

FEBRUARY 11, 2015
Meet Xetshelihle

Xetshelihle is a sponsored child from the Nkayi community in Zimbabwe.

Kadar at the machine shop​.

FEATURE

JANUARY 21, 2015
The Hard Compromise

​A World Vision program helps child labourers work toward an education they wouldn’t otherwise get.

Sipho with a goat outside its home, the pen​.

IN FOCUS

JANUARY 16, 2015
Goats and Gardens in Nkayi

​Photos from a community in Zimbabwe.

GAME ON

JANUARY 16, 2015
Getting to Know Zimbabwe

The story behind the words in The Search.

Leo Tang.

UP FRONT

JANUARY 9, 2015
The Audacity of Racing for a Cause

​A Team World Vision member recounts fundraising for the New York City Marathon.

Chana shows the mail she received from Sam.

SAM SAYS

JANUARY 9, 2015
Mail from Mozambique

​Childview's teen columnist writes about writing to her sponsored child.

UP FRONT

JANUARY 9, 2015
A Letter Writing Wordsmith

Tips on writing your sponsored child from an expert.

​Dave Toycen in Bangladesh in 2014​.

FROM THE PRESIDENT

DECEMBER 5, 2014
More to the Picture

Sponsorship starts with a child.

​Carolyn Sommerfeldt Swan at her home in Cambridge, Ont​.

WHERE ARE THEY NOW?

NOVEMBER 28, 2014
A Former Sponsored Child Remembers Her Choir Days

In the early 1960s, as a sponsored child, Carolyn Sommerfeldt Swan toured the world singing for presidents, kings and queens.

UP FRONT

NOVEMBER 28, 2014
Helping Today and Tomorrow

B.C.-native Kathleen Crozier sponsors now, with a plan to help children in the future.

​Jhon opens a backpack of gifts from his sponsor.

SPONSORSHIP HIGHLIGHT

NOVEMBER 26, 2014
Volunteer Messenger

Carmen Denby talks up sponsorship at home and abroad.

Seven-year-old Brickela.

THE BIG PICTURE

NOVEMBER 20, 2014
The Doorways

A photo from Bulqiza, Albania.

Xetshelihle at her home in the Nkayi community in Zimbabwe.

FEATURE

NOVEMBER 10, 2014
Changing the Story in Nkayi

The first pages take time.

Method Ndlovu.

TALK OF THE COMMUNITY

NOVEMBER 10, 2014
Nkayi's Method

Childview catches up with the community manager of World Vision Nkayi.

​Dave, his wife, Diane, and two of their grandchildren.

FROM THE PRESIDENT

OCTOBER 16, 2014
Dave Toycen's Retirement

A note to friends.

Salve

EMERGENCY UPDATE

OCTOBER 16, 2014
A Sweet Investment

This time, cookies and cake are more than comfort food when bake sale helps one family rebuild their home damaged by Typhoon Haiyan.

Childview's Homefront columnist offers advice on giving grace simply. One tip: Talk normal

HOMEFRONT

SEPTEMBER 10, 2014
Saying Grace

Our Homefront columnist offers advice on giving grace simply. One tip: Talk ​​normal.

Former sponsored child Champika, 25.

WHERE ARE THEY NOW?

JULY 12, 2014
Champika from Sri Lanka

With World Vision’s help, Champika completed his education and has now returned to his village as a teacher.

Kortney and her son, Josiah.

FEATURE

JUNE 27, 2014
Help At Home: A GED Without Judgment

A World Vision-supported program in Toronto helps moms get a diploma—childcare included.

Planning your priorities.

HOMEFRONT

APRIL 14, 2014
Planning Your Priorities

No one anticipates having fun when writing a will. But Childview's columnist explains why it’s wise.

Sam.

UP FRONT

APRIL 14, 2014
Sam Says

Everyone, especially kids, deserves to feel happy.

Four-year-old Ruth.

THE BIG PICTURE

APRIL 14, 2014
Six, Seven, Eight ...

A photo from Peru.

Mitch (grey T-shirt), Amber (blue), Campton (striped), Ryder (orange) and Maxwell (maple leaf) pose with the family’s sponsored child Elmer (sideways hat) in Peru in 2012.

SPONSORSHIP HIGHLIGHT

APRIL 14, 2014
Frequent Flyers

The Hancock family from Calgary—sponsors of five and globetrotters, too.

A child is weighed during a regular checkup.

FEATURE

APRIL 4, 2014
Delivery Route

In the Ksach Kandal community, Cambodia, giving birth takes a village.

Phally Pheng and her students.

WHERE ARE THEY NOW?

APRIL 4, 2014
Phally from Cambodia

Catch up with Phally Pheng in Cambodia.

From left: Jonathan, J.D. and Drew in India.

FAITH IN ACTION

APRIL 4, 2014
The Scott Brothers

In India, the Scotts from HGTV’s Property Brothers see transformation and envision more.

John, a sponsored boy from the Philippines.

UP FRONT

APRIL 1, 2014
Love from the Other Side of the World

Two Calgarians travel to visit their sponsored child in the typhoon-struck Philippines.

Greg Taylor.

UP FRONT

APRIL 1, 2014
The Influencer

How Greg Taylor inspired his parents.

Sara with schoolchildren in Thailand.

UP FRONT

APRIL 1, 2014
Beyond Protected

A new United Nations treaty gives children a way to be heard if their rights are violated.

A woman from the Xchanel Amtel community embroiders a traditional Chiapan blouse.

IN FOCUS

APRIL 1, 2014
Spring Fashion

Women from the Xchanel Amtel community hope to make their traditional blouses a trend in Mexico City.

Dave Toycen.

FROM THE PRESIDENT

APRIL 1, 2014
Prevent and Protect

Protecting our children.

FIRST PERSON

APRIL 1, 2014
Running for a Different Gold

The author's second reflection on running a marathon.

Sokha and her one-year-old daughter, Anita.

FIELD NOTE

MARCH 28, 2014
Helping Hands

The Samlot community's baby-friendly practices.

FEATURE

MARCH 28, 2014
Lights. Camera. Take Action.

Setting out to merely "create awareness," two teens instead create unity in their community and save its kindergarten—all thanks to a single video.

WHERE ARE THEY NOW?

FEB. 27, 2014
Margarita from Armenia

Catch up with a former sponsored child.

UP FRONT

FEB. 27, 2014
In Focus: Sunday School, Seven Days a Week

A photo gallery from Georgia.

UP FRONT

FEB. 27, 2014
In Focus: "Good days are very frequent here"

A photo gallery from Georgia.

UP FRONT

FEB. 27, 2014
Busy, busy, but still finding 30 hours for the Famine

A mother from Moncton, N.B., talks about her children doing the Famine.

UP FRONT

FEB. 21, 2014
In Focus: Green and Warm

A photo gallery from Armenia.

UP FRONT

FEB. 21, 2014
In Focus: Music Makes Her Better

A photo gallery from Armenia.

FAITH IN ACTION

FEB. 5, 2014
Dan Hamhuis

An interview with the NHL star and Canadian Olympian.

FIRST PERSON

FEB. 5, 2014
Go big or go home!

The author's first reflection on running a marathon.

FAITH IN ACTION

JAN. 8, 2014
David Onley

An interview with the Lieutenant Governor of Ontario.

FROM THE PRESIDENT

NOV. 15, 2013
Kitchen Savvy

The satisfaction of a meal with your family.

UP FRONT

NOV. 15, 2013
In Focus: Smile and Say Soup

A photo gallery.

UP FRONT

NOV. 15, 2013
Sponsor Highlight: Sister Act

Two sponsors reflect on a recent trip to their sponsored child.

UP FRONT

NOV. 15, 2013
Meet: Gilbert, Abigail and Ernesto

A sponsor describes why she sponsors.

UP FRONT

NOV. 15, 2013
The 2-Minute Profile: Wayne Westby

A volunteer profiled.

UP FRONT

NOV. 15, 2013
Sam Says

Wishing for an Extra Merry Christmas

HOMEFRONT

NOV. 15, 2013
Unexpected Mail

A sponsor copes with the shock of a letter she didn't plan for.

WHERE ARE THEY NOW?

NOV. 15, 2013
Nozipho from Swaziland

Catch up with a former sponsored child.

FEATURE

NOV. 15, 2013
Field of Dreams

Alongside rows of vegetables, hope grows in Ghana.

FEATURE

NOV. 15, 2013
Well Walks

A simple water tank changes a family's life in Mexico.

FAITH IN ACTION

NOV. 15, 2013
Fred Penner

An interview with the child entertainer.

THE BIG PICTURE

NOV. 15, 2013
Making Ripples

A photo from India.

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