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In response to the Great Commission, Compassion International exists as an advocate for children, to release them from their spiritual, economic, social and physical poverty and enable them to become responsible and fulfilled Christian adults.

Our Child Sponsorship Program is:
Christ Centered

We ensure that every child hears the gospel and has the opportunity to trust Jesus. We hope to lead children into a lifestyle of faith and commitment to God.

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Church Based

All of our programs are carried out by the local church in the communities where the children we serve live. We minister to children, regardless of religious affiliation.

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Child Focused

Compassion engages children as complete individuals, addressing their spiritual, economic, social and physical needs.

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Committed to Integrity

Compassion consistently receives high ratings from independent auditing firms and watchdog organizations. Every year, more than 80 percent of total expenditures are spent directly on children’s programs.

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