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.”
World Water Day: March 22
Mar 22, 2012
NANTUCKET, MA - Her hats adorn first ladies, celebrities and international persons of influence, but the creator of high end, Peter Beaton hats had a unique, and burdensome, epiphany after a trip to Tanzania.
Oklahoma High School Students Provide Clean Water to Developing World
Mar 20, 2012
NORMAN, OK - Due to the inspired efforts of area high school students, over 8,500 people in Kenya will have a lifetime of clean water through Compassion’s Water of Life filters.