tag:compassion.com,2011-05-30:5-47798 2013-03-04T17:27:23.26-07:00 Compassion International Never Too Late for Hope tag:compassion.com,2015-45-28:5-97181 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-07-28T09:45:27-06:00

Kikoni, Uganda, a slum in the capital city, is a place of desperation and hopelessness.

In Her Words tag:compassion.com,2015-45-28:5-97187 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-07-28T14:45:27-06:00

Nancy, the mother of a sponsored toddler in Peru, shares what sponsorship means for her daughter.

No Place Like Home — What Your Sponsorship Provides tag:compassion.com,2015-08-27:5-97116 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-07-27T04:08:22-06:00

The home is where children learn their initial development lessons. And, where we provide benefits directly to sponsored toddlers.

Sewing Out of Poverty tag:compassion.com,2015-20-02:5-96301 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-06-02T08:20:35-06:00

Dozens of mothers get the tools to provide for their families thanks to a simple sewing program.

Heroes Don't Always Wear Capes tag:compassion.com,2015-59-29:5-96194 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-05-29T11:59:23-06:00 Kristen Welch

The significance of sponsoring a child is that, in many ways and circumstances, sponsorship is a child's life.

Faith Through Fire tag:compassion.com,2015-10-13:5-95770 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-05-13T08:10:16-06:00

Shouts and laughter turned to shrieks of terror when 9-year-old Marlon was caught in an explosion.

Small Steps, Big Change tag:compassion.com,2015-07-12:5-95772 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-05-12T10:07:39-06:00

For a child in poverty hand washing can be the difference between life and death.

A Life Spared tag:compassion.com,2015-22-12:5-95773 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-05-12T13:22:21-06:00

A former LDP student wonders why he survived the 2010 earthquake in Haiti.

Prayers for Louise tag:compassion.com,2015-17-12:5-95782 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-05-12T14:17:51-06:00

For Denise Tapsoba, the prospect of another child was more frightening than joyful.

A Felon Turns to Faith tag:compassion.com,2015-09-12:5-95783 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-05-12T13:09:08-06:00

A known drug user with a violent past, Joey Reyes was a man with nothing to lose.

How Auricélia Helps Mothers and Toddlers tag:compassion.com,2015-08-28:5-95266 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-04-28T08:08:22-06:00

Auricélia, a frontline worker changing the lives of moms and toddlers in Brazil, gives a behind-the-scenes look into her role.

Child Sponsorship Complements and Supplements Traditional Schooling tag:compassion.com,2015-08-13:5-94800 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-04-13T12:08:51-06:00

We not only address the academic but also the socio-emotional, physical and spiritual.

Poverty Color Wheel tag:compassion.com,2015-04-09:5-94755 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-04-09T16:04:30-06:00

Our "poverty color wheel" vividly illustrates that the presence of poverty doesn't mean dignity is absent.

A Race Against Poverty tag:compassion.com,2015-00-01:5-88149 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-04-01T10:00:43-06:00

Kenia Perfas has been in a race her whole life. A race against poverty, a race against illiteracy, a race against failure and neglect.

Working for Little but Dreaming for Much tag:compassion.com,2015-29-31:5-91452 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-03-31T13:29:15-06:00 Galia Oropeza, BO Field Communications Specialist, Lucia Alcantara, Eddy Vasco

Three teenagers in Bolivia work long hours, often facing exploitation, to help provide for their families.