Disaster Response

When natural disasters strike in developing countries, poverty and lack of resources make the suffering even worse—and raise the death toll. With the support of churches like yours, World Vision is able to have staff on the ground, ready to go with pre-positioned emergency supplies.

How to Get Involved


Pray and Learn
Get urgent updates on disasters and other critical needs.
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Hygiene Kits
When disaster strikes, families need the basics. Provide encouragement and hope to families in the US by building hygiene kits.


Give Now: Disaster Response
Your church can  provide emergency relief supplies to help the most vulnerable impacted by disaster.


Promise Packs for Refugees
Your church can provide personal care items to children fleeing violence.

Related Disaster Response Resources

“We chose World Vision because we wanted to partner with an organization
that was already on the ground in Japan.”

- Paula Allison, Director of Advancement, Bayside Church (Granite Bay, CA), in response to the 2011 Japan earthquake

“It’s a way for people to express their Christian faith by helping others. It can bring a new energy to a congregation that gets us out of ourselves, makes us aware of God’s world, and how to be
present in new ways.”

- Larry Gaylord, Pastor, First Presbyterian Church (Normal, IL)