Sponsor eNews - Compassion International

Compassion International Sponsor eNews is sent to sponsors every other month. Encouraging stories, videos and pictures fill each of the Compassion International Sponsor eNews pages.

June 2016 Sponsor eNews

How Are Family Gifts Used?

Did you know you can give a gift that will benefit your sponsored child and her or his entire family? See how a family gift can change a family’s future, providing anything from repairs to a home damaged by storms to a boat that can be used by a father to support his family.

a father and child

A Faithful Father

When Jeffrey’s wife left home to find work in the city, he became a single parent to their three small children. Learn how Compassion came alongside this dedicated father to support him in caring for his family.

an ethiopian mother and daughter

God's Handiwork

When Derebe discovered she was pregnant with her third child, there was no celebration or happiness. Her husband kicked her out and her family ridiculed her. But this loving mother wouldn’t give up.

a guatemalan woman stands at the front of a classroom

A Dream Planted in the Heart

God planted the desire to help women and children in Lety's heart. And Lety’s sponsor and the Compassion staff helped her achieve her dream of becoming a lawyer and advocate.

a young nicaraguan girl

God Did the Work

When doctors discovered tumors on Lidia’s knee, they told her grandparents the leg would need to be amputated. But her grandmother believed that God had a different plan.

buildings leveled by an earthquake

In the Word — Rebuilding in Ecuador

Since the devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck the coast of Ecuador, there has been loss, grief and now rebuilding. What can a disaster like this teach us about our own times of rebuilding?

a young boy holds a letter from his sponsor

Letter Writing Just Got Easier!

This infographic explains how we've simplified our letter-writing process to make letter writing faster and easier!