You can learn a lot about a person by what they’re thankful for. In this photo essay, you can step into the hearts and lives of children in poverty as they answer the question WHAT ARE YOU THANKFUL FOR?
Thankful for FOOD
At 12 years old, Elisha weighed only 46 pounds – more than 20 pounds underweight for a child his age! Learn how the staff at Elisha’s Compassion center invested in Elisha and hundreds of his peers suffering from stunted growth caused by malnutrition.
Thankful for an EDUCATION
Shanti is setting an example in Bangladesh, where only 28 percent of girls complete their education. The 15-year-old's passion for education is supported by her mother and the local church's child development center.