Archived News Releases

Archived News Releases

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Three Compassion-Assisted Children Die in Earthquake

    May 31, 2006

    Three Compassion International-assisted children died in Saturday's massive earthquake on Indonesia's Java island (May 27, 2006).

    Their names were withheld while Compassion officials contact their sponsors. More than 5,700 people died in the earthquake, and thousands more were injured. Estimates have placed the number of homeless at more than 100,000.

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