Archived News Releases

Archived News Releases

  • Compassion Announced as a Finalist for Top Corporate Blogs

    May 05, 2011

    Compassion International, the world's largest Christian child development and sponsorship organization, is one of 29 finalists that has been chosen by Social Fresh for having one of the top ten corporate blogs.

  • Compassion International To Partner With Jeff Bates

    May 04, 2011

    COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO., April 9, 2012 – Compassion International today announced a new partnership with musician Jeff Bates. As a ministry, Compassion International has partnered with Christian musicians, including Michael W. Smith, Jeremy Camp and Rebecca St. James, for over 30 years. Compassion’s partnership with Jeff Bates is part of a continued, strategic effort to partner with country music.

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  • Calvary Chapel Tackles Human Trafficking by Sponsoring Nearly 1,300 Children Through Compassion International

    May 02, 2011

    Church members at Calvary Chapel, located in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., sponsored nearly 1,300 children over the Easter weekend during a Compassion Sunday event for Compassion International, the world's largest Christian child development and sponsorship organization. The focus of the sponsorships was to engage the church in helping curb human and sex trafficking of children in high risk countries including Thailand, Brazil and Colombia.

  • Today: Hundreds of Colorado Springs Professionals Go Barefoot for a Cause

    May 02, 2011

    Church members at Calvary Chapel, located in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., sponsored nearly 1,300 children over the Easter weekend during a Compassion Sunday event for Compassion International, the world's largest Christian child development and sponsorship organization. The focus of the sponsorships was to engage the church in helping curb human and sex trafficking of children in high risk countries including Thailand, Brazil and Colombia.

  • On the Haiti Earthquake Anniversary, Compassion for Haiti Grows

    Jan 28, 2011

    On the one year anniversary of the worst natural disaster of modern times, the “Remember Haiti With Compassion” campaign brought needed awareness to the ongoing suffering and need of the Haitian people through radio.

  • Compassion International Photographer Captures Images of Riots in Haiti

    Dec 10, 2010

    Photographer Chuck Bigger went to Haiti to capture images of Compassion International’s work among the children of that beleaguered nation. Instead he has found himself in the midst of increasing violent riots.

  • Compassion President Attends Last White House State Dinner

    Sep 16, 2008

    In what was noted as only the sixth and final White House State Dinner, President and Mrs. John Kufuor of Ghana were honored by President George W. Bush ...

  • Compassion shows support for cycling event to benefit AIDS

    Aug 06, 2007

    More than a dozen employees of Compassion International, including the head of the organization's AIDS Initiative, will ride in the Pikes Peak Classic on Aug. 12.

  • In God's Hand

    May 14, 2007

    When social workers found an infant named Rita, she was bleeding and alone on the dirt floor of her family's home. She was one of the millions of abandonados abandoned children who crowd the streets of Rio de Janiero, Brazil. Her future was bleak. Because of Compassion's assistance, today 26-year-old Rita now works as an administrative assistant and acts as a "big sister" to her extended family at the project.

  • Compassion Climbs Ranks of the Nonprofit Times Top 100 List

    Feb 05, 2007

    Compassion International, a Christian child development ministry, jumped to the 54th slot, up from 63rd in the 2006 NonProfit Times 100 (NPT) ranking of nonprofits and charities.

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