Featured Stories

Featured Stories
  • Responding to Ebola in West Africa

    Oct 09, 2014

    This photo essay about Ebola in West Africa highlights the measures we are taking to protect children and families.

  • 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.