tag:compassion.com,2011-05-30:5-47833 Brazil Updates 2011-05-30T15:22:21.71-06:00 Compassion International Advisory: Earthquake Hits El Salvador - October 2014 tag:compassion.com,2014-50-21:5-85749 2014-10-21T12:50:46-06:00 2014-10-21T12:50:41-06:00

Recently, a 7.4 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of El Salvador. Children from projects ES-704, ES-707, ES-717, ES-780, ES-803, ES-811, ES-831, ES-833, ES-877, and ES-940 have been affected.

Responding to Ebola in West Africa tag:compassion.com,2014-14-09:5-85425 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-10-09T09:14:30-06:00

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

Advisory: Chikungunya Virus in Colombia tag:compassion.com,2014-00-09:5-85476 2014-10-21T16:13:39-06:00 2014-10-09T00:00:00-06:00

More than 130 children, along with several church staff, at Siloe Integral Development Center (CO-529) in Cartagena have been affected by a recent outbreak of chikungunya virus.

Update: Chikungunya Virus in Colombia tag:compassion.com,2014-00-09:5-85754 2014-10-21T16:13:39-06:00 2014-10-09T00:00:00-06:00

More than 340 children, along with several church staff, at Siloe Integral Development Center (CO-529) and El Shaddai Integral Development Center (CO-535) in Cartagena have been affected by a recent outbreak of chikungunya virus.

Advisory: Flooding in Ghana tag:compassion.com,2014-42-01:5-32852 2014-10-01T16:14:10-06:00 2014-10-01T15:42:33-06:00

The families of seven children from GH-629 Kpoviadzi Child Development Center have been affected by recent flooding in the southeastern Volta region of Ghana. The church staff is working to distribute relief items to the affected families.

Diamonds in the Rough tag:compassion.com,2014-12-30:5-83718 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-09-30T12:12:37-06:00

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

Head Above Water tag:compassion.com,2014-30-30:5-83794 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-09-30T21:30:05-06:00

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 Briefs tag:compassion.com,2014-12-30:5-83828 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-09-30T15:12:42-06:00

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.

Go Deeper - Honestly Funny tag:compassion.com,2014-00-30:5-83842 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-09-30T21:00:08-06:00

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 tag:compassion.com,2014-17-30:5-83854 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-09-30T00:17:24-06:00

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

From the Heart of the President tag:compassion.com,2014-31-30:5-83868 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-09-30T11:31:11-06:00

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 tag:compassion.com,2014-46-23:5-84478 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-09-23T10:46:32-06:00

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.

Advisory: Typhoon Fung-Wong Hits Philippines tag:compassion.com,2014-42-19:5-85467 2014-10-02T13:05:35-06:00 2014-09-19T13:42:40-06:00

The majority of Compassion beneficiaries and their families are home now. Our church partners continue to provide assistance where necessary.

Advisory: Heavy Rains and Flooding in Nicaragua tag:compassion.com,2014-12-12:5-84150 2014-09-12T13:12:45-06:00 2014-09-12T13:12:41-06:00
Heavy rains and flooding impacted Managua and other areas of Nicaragua. At this time the homes of eight children from NI-207 were flooded.
Prayer Requests for Bolivia tag:compassion.com,2014-00-04:5-33657 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-09-04T00:00:00-06:00

"Therefore I tell you, whatever you ask for in prayer, believe that you have received it, and it will be yours." – Mark 11:24