tag:compassion.com,2013-03-04:5-64262 Press Center: Current News Releases 2013-03-13T12:07:37.847-06:00 Compassion International Is the Church's Responsibility to Help the Poor Spiritual or Financial? tag:compassion.com,2014-32-09:5-79368 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-04-09T12:32:15-06:00 Kate Amaya

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (April 9, 2014) – Findings in a new research study conducted on behalf of Compassion International by Barna Group reveal that a majority of Christians believe global poverty is a spiritual problem with a financial cure.

Who is Making the Biggest Impact in the Movement that Will Eradicate Extreme Global Poverty? tag:compassion.com,2014-50-02:5-79369 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-04-02T12:50:46-06:00 Kate Amaya

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (April 2, 2014) – Findings in a new research study conducted on behalf of Compassion International by Barna Group suggest that younger Christians, under 40, are less concerned about the global poor than older Christians, over 40.

Compassion International Awarded Gallup Great Workplace Award for Third Straight Year tag:compassion.com,2014-53-25:5-78998 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-03-25T00:53:02-06:00 Tim Glenn

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (March 24, 2014) – For the third consecutive year, Compassion International has been recognized as one of the top workplaces in the world by the Gallup Organization.

Compassion International Partners with Award-Winning Producers and Multiple Churches in 40 U.S. Cities to Promote "Son of God" Feature Film tag:compassion.com,2014-31-10:5-78397 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-02-10T14:31:02-07:00 Tim Glenn

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Feb. 10, 2014) — Compassion International is partnering with actress/producer Roma Downey (“Touched by an Angel,” “The Bible”) and producer Mark Burnett’s (“The Voice,” “Survivor,” “Shark Tank” and “The Bible”) LightWorkers Media to promote their movie, “Son of God” to multiple churches and communities across 40 U.S. cities.

Bloggers Invite Readers to Follow an International Trip to Uganda with Compassion International tag:compassion.com,2014-25-15:5-77751 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-01-15T12:25:42-07:00 Tim Glenn

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jan. 15, 2014) — On Jan. 27, five popular bloggers will launch a blog tour with Compassion International that will highlight their experience visiting some of the world’s poorest and most-vulnerable children in Uganda.

Compassion International Celebrates Rebuilding Efforts in Haiti on the Four-Year Anniversary of the Earthquake tag:compassion.com,2014-25-06:5-77752 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-01-06T12:25:42-07:00 Tim Glenn

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jan. 6, 2014) — On Sunday, Compassion International will commemorate the four-year anniversary of the catastrophic 7.0M earthquake that hit Haiti in 2010 with the completion of 10 building projects for church partners affected by the disaster.

Forbes Magazine Lists Compassion International in Top 20 on the 2013 Largest U.S. Charities List tag:compassion.com,2013-25-10:5-77753 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2013-12-10T12:25:42-07:00 Tim Glenn

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Dec. 10, 2013) — Compassion International has been listed among the largest U.S. charities according to three different publications, including Forbes magazine.

Compassion International Recognizes the Role of Education During International Day of the Girl Child tag:compassion.com,2013-25-11:5-75321 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2013-10-11T12:25:42-06:00 Tim Glenn

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (October 11, 2013) Compassion International recognizes the International day of the Girl Child, which encourages girl's rights and acknowledges the unique challenges girls face around the world. This year's theme is "Innovating for Girl's Education."

NFL Quarterback Matt Hasselbeck Helps Rescue Children From Extreme Poverty tag:compassion.com,2013-00-19:5-74634 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2013-09-19T23:00:00-06:00 Tim Glenn

NFL Quarterback Matt Hasselbeck is partnering with Compassion International, the world's leading child sponsorship organization, to help rescue children living in extreme poverty around the world.

Compassion International Receives Industry Recognition For Compassion Magazine and Introduces Digital Edition tag:compassion.com,2013-00-20:5-71433 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2013-06-20T23:00:00-06:00 Kate Amaya

Compassion International received a coveted 2013 Bronze Anvil Award from the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) for superior performance in the design and execution of a magazine within a broader public relations program.

Compassion International Launches "Compassion Sunday" Event to Change the Story for Thousands of Children tag:compassion.com,2013-54-10:5-65435 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2013-04-10T12:54:10-06:00 Kate Amaya

Compassion Sunday is a special, annual event that allows ordinary people to embark on an extraordinary personal journey with a child living in poverty.

Compassion International Partners With Nascar Nationwide Series Driver, Blake Koch tag:compassion.com,2013-54-09:5-65434 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2013-04-09T12:54:10-06:00

Compassion International has partnered with NASCAR Nationwide Series driver Blake Koch and SR2 Motorsports.

Compassion International Hosts Live Event on Church's Role in Protecting Children tag:compassion.com,2013-15-08:5-65436 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2013-04-08T13:15:47-06:00 Kate Amaya

Compassion International will host church leaders and Christian educators on April 13 for presentations and round-table discussions on the Church’s role in protecting children.

Compassion International Awarded Gallup Great Workplace Award For Second Straight Year tag:compassion.com,2013-17-03:5-65454 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2013-04-03T15:17:25-06:00 Tim Glenn

For the second year in a row, Compassion International has been recognized as one of the top workplaces in the world by the Gallup Organization.

First-Ever Independent Study on Child Sponsorship Finds Strong Impacts From Compassion International's Program tag:compassion.com,2013-54-19:5-64848 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2013-03-19T08:54:53-06:00

A new peer-reviewed, independent study on the viability of international child sponsorship led by Dr. Bruce Wydick, professor of economics and international studies at the University of San Francisco, reveals large and statistically significant impacts on life outcomes for children enrolled in Compassion International’s Christian child sponsorship program.