Many families are so poor and uneducated that they can't provide for their children or themselves. Poor nutrition causes nearly half (45%) of deaths in children under five - 3.1 million children each year.
736 million people live in extreme poverty, surviving on less than $1.90 a day. 22,000 children die each day due to poverty. For the 1.9 billion children from the developing world, there are 640 million without adequate shelter (1 in3).
World Vision is an organization where you can sponsor a child and send money to them yearly, monthly, or daily. The money is used to give them the resource they need. World Vision transforms the lives of 4 million sponsored kids and brings clean water to 3.2 million people. They have also helped over 13.8 million disaster survivors and refugees. World Vision has impacted 200 million lives of children.