Featured Stories

Featured Stories
  • Diamonds in the Rough

    Sep 30, 2014

    Compassion is closing centers in the wealthiest southeast to envision a different future for children in the poorest areas of brazil.

  • Head Above Water

    Sep 30, 2014

    When 9-year-old Nyabwiri and her family need to wash clothes, cook meals, or drink water, they can’t just turn on a faucet.

  • News and Views

    Sep 30, 2014

    In an attempt to combat dengue fever — a sometimes fatal, mosquito-borne infection — Brazilian health officials in April began releasing genetically modified mosquitoes in high-risk areas.

  • Honestly Funny

    Sep 30, 2014

    Chonda Pierce says she saw herself in the face of every child she met when she traveled to Colombia last year to visit 13-year-old Arley, her sponsored child.

  • The Course of Life

    Sep 30, 2014

    A teenager's faith inspires her family to quench a Dominican Town's Thirst for Safe, Affordable Water.

  • Garage Dump

    Sep 30, 2014

    Garbage dumps make horrible delivery rooms — but Cristina had no choice. As she went into labor, her mother’s wood-and-tin shack in the middle of a dump in the Philippines served as birthing center and nursery.

  • Build a Compassionate Family

    Sep 23, 2014

    Here are 10 ideas for ways to model compassion and help raise children who will grow up to be adults who love others well and give of themselves freely.