Every elite athlete began as a child with a dream. See how sports can help Compassion-assisted children accomplish their dreams as they learn teamwork, community and hard work.
Track and field star Kenia never imagined that her speed would be the key to escaping poverty. Watch her story and see how she learned to run toward a future filled with promise.
Johnwel was often bullied for his size. But his gold medal in shotput gave him a chance to help others who feel different — and served as a reminder that God always has a plan.
Sporting events can draw spectators from all over the world. But at the same time, children in poverty can be victimized. While you watch these amazing athletes compete, take a moment to pray for the children who are far too often lost in the crowds.
In fiscal year 2015, 81.8% of Compassion's expenses went directly to program activities helping children in our programs.
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— Proverbs 19:17
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