Your students long to do something that matters. And when you sign up your group for World Vision's Childhood Lost, your students will make a real impact in the lives of kids in Bangladesh. We'll provide you with the free youth ministry resources that you need to pull off a Childhood Lost event. Your students will never be the same after they:

One: Learn

Learn the truth about child labor and its impact on Bangladeshi children.

One: Learn One: Learn

Two: Raise Funds

Help prevent child slavery in Bangladesh by raising your voice and raising funds.

Two: Raise Funds Two: Raise Funds

Three: Stay Up

Experience God in a brand new way by participating in a 15-hour overnight event.

Three: Stay Up Three: Stay Up


Progress Report

We want to raise $300,000 that will help 800 kids by providing them with a Child-Friendly Space.


Funds Raised to Date:


$271,152.17 needed to unlock our next project


Testimonial Testimonial

If you and I were sitting at a coffee shop and talking as friends, this is what I would tell you about my journey over the past few months. I would share my story with you and tell you why we started this project called “Childhood Lost,” as well as some of the bumps and […]


How does Childhood Lost work? By participating in Childhood Lost, teenagers raise money and awareness for child trafficking as they share in a 15 hour experience with their youth group and their community. Groups use a creative and informational format that includes education, team-building, worship, and a community vigil. Youth groups sign up to participate […]

What is Childhood Lost? What is Childhood Lost?

The Problem: Children deserve to see the world with wide eyes of expectation and adventure. But all around the globe, children are encountering horrors that steal their dignity and dreams. Children are traded like commodities for labor and sex and suffer abuse and neglect, oftentimes at the hands of those who should protect them most. […]

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