11/12/2010--Federal Way, WA, USA..A sculpture of Jesus greets visitors to the headquarters of World Vision in Federal Way, WASH., about 30 minutes south of Seattle. ..World Vision, founded in the USA in 1950, is an international evangelical relief and development organization whose stated goal is "to follow our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ in working with the poor and oppressed to promote human transformation, seek justice and bear witness to the good news of the Kingdom of God." ..Working on six continents, World Vision is one of the largest relief and development organizations in the world with a 1.6 billion dollar budget (2007). The group's total revenue, including grants, product and foreign donations is $2.6 billion (2008). (source: Wikipedia)...©2010 Stuart Isett. All rights reserved.