You won't want to miss this opportunity! Get equipped with the latest information about your ministry as a Compassion child advocate. Advocate Network staff will host this informative and encouraging session, offered at two different days and times, designed for all advocates.
When: 8:30 - 9:30 p.m., Monday, May 20 EDT
Reserve your Webinar seat now.
When: 11 a.m.-noon EDT, Tuesday, May 21
Reserve your Webinar seat now.
Here’s how our class calendar looks for the next few months:
- May 31st – Spring Term Ends
- June 1st – Summer Break Begins*
- September 2nd – Summer Break Ends
- September 3rd – Fall Term Begins
*June 15th-30th – Summer Term
We warmly encourage you to sign up for classes. Our knowledgeable and experienced trainers are here to offer you relevant training that engages your heart and mind to serve the needs of impoverished children.
Compassion’s free Advocacy Coaching is available all year ‘round. These conversations can help you make an even stronger impact for children in poverty. Contact a coach today!
Please email Ian Durias if you’d like more information about a summer reading initiative that could help you take your advocacy in new directions.
Study's Findings: Sponsorship Works!
The 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's Christian child sponsorship program.
Key Distinctives Part of Compassion's Program Model
Have a sponsor’s questions regarding Compassion’s program ever stumped you? Emily Sarmiento, Compassion’s International Program Child Sponsorship Director, gave a compelling presentation to advocates at the Chicago Advocate Conference. Read more about what Emily shared with advocates.
Are We There Yet?
National Training Coordinator and long-time advocate Letty Vendrell of Florida challenges us to continue to learn in order to be movers and shakers of the Kingdom. Read more
Be a Part of a Festival Near You
Check out the slate of festivals across the country this summer. It is not too early to reserve your spot to volunteer. Read more.
Bryan Bouchard: "I Opened up my Heart and Spoke Freely"
After suffering a heart attack while on vacation, advocate Bryan Bouchard approached this year’s 19th consecutive Compassion Sunday at his church with a renewed sense of purpose. Read more.
Employment Opportunity: Change the Story Mobile Experience Tour Manager
If you haven’t been through it already, I’m sure you are anxiously anticipating an opportunity to visit Compassion’s Mobile Experience “Change the Story.” The staff on the road operating the Mobile Experience are actually employees of Brewco Marketing Group who built this amazing interactive experience. Brewco is seeking a new Tour Manager and is most interested in identifying candidates who are both familiar with and passionate about Compassion’s ministry. If you are interested in this opportunity or know someone who might be, you can download a pdf of the position description. Interested applicants can email a cover letter and resume to Jeremy Newcom at the Brewco Marketing Group.
- The iPad edition of Compassion Magazine is coming soon, June 7 to be exact.
- The June edition of Christianity Today will feature a six-page story on the Bruce Wydick research findings.