Give a Personal Gift - Compassion International

Give a Personal Gift to Your Sponsored Child
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Send A Personal Gift

For most children living in poverty, special occasions like birthdays and Christmas are just another day of hardship. Gifts are simply out of the question for many poor families. Send a personal gift “just because” or for a special occasion.

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Gift-Giving FAQs

How do I give? How much may I give? Is there a minimum amount I may give? Our gift-giving FAQs address the most common questions about giving monetary gifts to child, family or student.

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Tips for Mailing Small Gifts

Small lightweight gifts like pictures, postcards or stickers will be received with such excitement. Before you send your next letter, please review our list of tips for mailing small gifts and adding enclosures to your letter to ensure all your special items get to your sponsored child.

Make Your Monthly Financial Support Go Further

Signing up for autopay is one of the greatest gifts you can give — it reduces administrative costs and allows more money to get to children in need. Choose the Payment Options from the left-hand list in "My Account," and we will automatically process your contribution each month. Sign up for direct payment now.

From Our Blog

What Does the Bible Say About Giving?
Why do we give — what is the purpose of giving? It should be no surprise that the answer is wonderfully simple and unimaginably complex, all at the same time.

Does Giving Gifts to Our Sponsored Children Make a Difference?
Do gifts make a difference? Should we wait until we hear about a need? Do the children appreciate our gifts?

What Impact Does Family Gift Have on a Child?