tag:compassion.com,2011-05-30:5-47798 2013-03-04T17:27:23.26-07:00 Compassion International "Am I Going to Die" tag:compassion.com,2016-31-05:5-113995 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-12-05T11:31:10-07:00

A diagnosis of diabetes is always bad. But for a child in poverty, it can be tragic.

How Two Sheep Saved a Family tag:compassion.com,2016-56-30:5-113983 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-11-30T09:56:42-07:00

Aminata never knew if the droughts would kill her crops – or if the rain would wash them away.

"Where I Became Somebody" tag:compassion.com,2016-18-30:5-113984 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-11-30T14:18:59-07:00

How does a child who loses everything manage to survive?

Compassion Supported My Dream tag:compassion.com,2016-21-30:5-113996 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-11-30T09:21:52-07:00

Children in poverty rarely let themselves dream. But for Isai, the dream of music couldn’t be stopped.

Christmas Around the World tag:compassion.com,2016-26-23:5-113985 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-11-23T07:26:18-07:00

Every country, every culture has different ways of celebrating Christmas.

A Life Changed: Olive's Story tag:compassion.com,2016-01-22:5-114024 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-11-22T05:01:25-07:00

As a child living in poverty, the dark held real fears for Olive Aneno. Real monsters.

Around the Family Table tag:compassion.com,2016-45-31:5-113481 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-10-31T11:45:02-06:00

Travel around the world to see these hubs of food and fellowship.

Thanks Even Through the Storms tag:compassion.com,2016-37-28:5-113484 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-10-28T12:37:58-06:00

El Niño means “The Little Boy.” A deceptively innocent phrase for a weather phenomenon that threatened to destroy Jenifer’s home.

Hope for a Brighter Future tag:compassion.com,2016-46-27:5-113327 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-10-27T11:46:28-06:00

The journey of Fantaye and her eight children from destitution and despair.

What a Home Visit Can Do tag:compassion.com,2016-39-27:5-113332 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-10-27T10:39:06-06:00

Home visits to one family led a neighbor to leave a life of voodoo worship.

Many Reasons for Thanks tag:compassion.com,2016-56-27:5-113334 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-10-27T13:56:07-06:00

The mothers of sponsored toddlers have much to be thankful for.

The Power of Hope tag:compassion.com,2016-19-30:5-111674 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-08-30T15:19:43-06:00

Unrelenting poverty made Margaret feel hopeless. But when her oldest son was registered with Compassion and began attending school, Margaret saw how education and sponsorship could provide a different future.

Paying It Forward tag:compassion.com,2016-19-30:5-111772 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-08-30T15:19:43-06:00

Jeric uses his job in the Philippine government to try to help children living in poverty.

Beyond the Classroom tag:compassion.com,2016-19-30:5-111773 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-08-30T15:19:43-06:00

What does education look like for children living in poverty?

A Mother Finds Hope tag:compassion.com,2016-19-30:5-111775 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-08-30T15:19:43-06:00

Karina’s first year was filled with long hospital stays, countless doctor visits and medical scares.