tag:compassion.com,2011-05-30:5-47815 2011-05-30T15:03:13.053-06:00 Compassion International Komola Takes Her First Step tag:compassion.com,2010-00-10:5-32897 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2010-09-10T00:00:00-06:00 David Adhikary in Bangladesh

A deformed foot left 8-year-old Komola unable to walk. Her mother could not seek care for Komola, and as she continued to grow the situation became more desperate.

The Luxury of Education tag:compassion.com,2009-00-17:5-33240 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2009-08-17T00:00:00-06:00 David Adhikary in Bangladesh and Leura Jones, Contributing Writer

Medical checkups, schoolbooks and even a toothbrush are luxuries for most families in poverty. But for beautiful young Pomi, Compassion has changed her daily life and is showing her the love of Jesus.

Gifts from the Heart tag:compassion.com,2008-00-02:5-33493 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2008-07-02T00:00:00-06:00 Brandy Campbell, with Milka Boidya
Waljang and his siblings were malnourished, barely surviving on a diet of rice and curry. Now, thanks to a family gift from Waljang's sponsor, his parents are able to provide for their children.
A Perfect Place for a Church tag:compassion.com,2008-00-16:5-33205 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2008-06-16T00:00:00-06:00 Brandy Campbell, with Milka Boidya in Bangladesh
A struggling church desperate for resources finds life in an area not usually warm or receptive to Christians.
Compassion Provides Aid to Victims of Flooding in Bangladesh tag:compassion.com,2007-00-24:5-33112 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2007-08-24T00:00:00-06:00 Brandy Campbell
More than 1,100 children in seven Compassion-assisted projects were devastated by recent flooding in Bangladesh. Read how Compassion Bangladesh's staff are offering aid to families throughout the region
Church Takes in "Untouchables" tag:compassion.com,2007-00-12:5-33398 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2007-02-12T00:00:00-07:00 Ovetta Sampson
Compassion helps pastor's ministry to poor children in Bangladesh flourish.
A Changed Life tag:compassion.com,2006-00-16:5-32473 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2006-05-16T00:00:00-06:00 Kevin Stout, Bangladesh Country Director
Rajib is a sponsored child who attends the Azampur Child Sponsorship Program (BD-102) in the overcrowded city of Dhaka, the capital city of Bangladesh. Read how attending this project has changed his life.
Songs Signal Compassion's Presence in Islamic Area tag:compassion.com,2006-00-05:5-32910 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2006-05-05T00:00:00-06:00 Kevin Stout, Compassion Bangladesh Country Director

Eight-year-old Laboni loves to sing with her friends at the Bajua Child Sponsorship Program in southwest Bangladesh. Laboni and other Compassion-assisted children sing Christian songs - a rare activity in this mostly Muslim country.

When the Water Rises tag:compassion.com,2004-00-30:5-33046 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2004-09-30T00:00:00-06:00 Sean Sheridan, contributing writer
In July of 2004, the rains came to Bangladesh and didn't stop until floodwaters had killed over 500 people and put a serious crimp into daily living for 44 million people. But thanks to funds from Compassion's Disaster Relief Fund, families of children attending the Dhaka Slum School at the Shatarkul Child Sponsorship Program (BD-101) have a fighting chance to rebound from the flood's widespread destruction.