Save lives -- become a child advocate
Every day more than 22,000 children under age 5 die from preventable causes.* Become a child advocate and you can help eliminate this tragic statistic. A child advocate works to defend and rescue children in need. Child advocates also encourage others in their communities, churches and neighborhoods to join in the fight.
As a child advocate, you first need to educate yourself on child poverty. Once you understand poverty, you can work as a child advocate through a children's ministry like Compassion to make a difference. Here are a few practical ways that you can become a child advocate: