Donor eNews August 2019

The little advocates walking down one of the streets of their community in San Juan de Lurigancho.
Protecting Children from Evil

When a little girl in Peru is killed in their community, a Compassion church partner in San Juan de Lurigancho refuses to sit by and watch the children in their community be subjected to violence. Read how they have committed to teaching children how to protect themselves through a program called “Little Advocates.”

Why This 8-Year-Old Is Not Engaged to Be Married

Child marriage may seem like an abstract, faraway problem. But it affects real girls like Maindi every day. Learn what child marriage is, facts about how it is affecting society, and how you can help prevent girls from becoming brides.