April 3, 2013 - Compassion International Awarded Gallup Great Workplace Award For Second Straight Year
Apr 03, 2013
For the second year in a row, Compassion International has been recognized as one of the top workplaces in the world by the Gallup Organization.
March 19, 2013 - First-Ever Independent Study on Child Sponsorship Finds Strong Impacts From Compassion International's Program
Mar 19, 2013
A new peer-reviewed, independent study on the viability of international child sponsorship led by Dr. Bruce Wydick, professor of economics and international studies at the University of San Francisco, reveals large and statistically significant impacts on life outcomes for children enrolled in Compassion International’s Christian child sponsorship program.
March 13, 2013 - Compassion International Appoints New President/CEO Jim Mellado
Mar 13, 2013
COLORADO SPRINGS, CO (3/13/13) - Compassion International’s Global Board of Directors announced today the appointment of Santiago (Jim) Mellado as the ministry’s new President and CEO. Board members made the unanimous decision after a global search that began late last year. Mellado will formally take the position in September.
August 10, 2012 - Compassion International Appoints First Female Board Chair
Aug 10, 2012
Compassion Internationals board of directors has unanimously elected Karen Wesolowski as its new chair. She is the first woman to be appointed as board chair in Compassions 60-year history.
"Sponsor a Child" is more than just a popular strategy to end poverty - It's a deliberate, long-term approach with a powerful impact
Mar 23, 2012
February’s issue of Christianity Today contained a cover story in which secular and Christian media should take increased interest. During this time of great need around the world we must ask ourselves, collectively, if the many ways we are working to combat poverty are making an impact. The cover story says just that: “The Best Ways to Fight Poverty – Really.”