Photo Essays

Sometimes words just aren't enough to convey the incredible stories of children in poverty and those who fight on their behalf.

Words Just Aren't Enough

Sometimes words just aren't enough to convey the incredible stories of children in poverty and those who fight on their behalf.

Poverty Color Wheel

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

A Race Against Poverty

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

World Malaria Day 2015

Malaria is an entirely preventable and treatable disease — yet it still takes the lives of hundreds of thousands every year.

Food for Thought

Today, one in eight people around the world will go to bed hungry. The majority of them are children living in poverty.

Compassion Works: Oscar's Story

A graduate of the Compassion Child Sponsorship Program in La Paz, Bolivia, 20-year-old Oscar Quispe has already accomplished much in his life.

Prized Possessions

What can you learn about a child based on his or her favorite toy?

Responding to Ebola in West Africa

West Africa is the epicenter of the Ebola outbreak — and home to nearly 125,000 Compassion-assisted children.