tag:compassion.com,2011-05-30:5-47833 Brazil Updates 2014-12-30T15:30:31.17-07:00 Compassion International Compassion International Responds to Earthquake in Ecuador tag:compassion.com,2016-30-18:5-107894 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-04-18T01:30:39-06:00

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – April 18, 2016 – Compassion International is responding to the massive 7.8 earthquake that struck near Ecuador’s central coast. The Colorado Springs-based organization serves more than 70,000 Ecuadorian children in partnership with over 240 churches throughout the country.

Compassion International Garners Highest Rating from Charity Navigator for 15th Consecutive Year tag:compassion.com,2016-30-05:5-107407 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-04-05T01:30:39-06:00

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – April 5, 2016 – Compassion International’s outstanding financial stewardship and commitment to accountability and transparency has earned the ministry four out of four stars — Charity Navigator’s highest rating — for the 15th year in a row.

What Happens When We Say Yes tag:compassion.com,2016-06-16:5-105204 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-03-16T13:06:11-06:00 A New Identity tag:compassion.com,2016-07-02:5-105212 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-03-02T09:07:43-07:00

Without a birth certificate or proof of citizenship, Sombat had no hope of ever escaping poverty.

Joy Restored tag:compassion.com,2016-38-02:5-105242 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-03-02T08:38:26-07:00

Fritz Bernard wanted to provide a safe home for his family. But a horrific accident left Fritz unable to do so.

One Opportunity Can Change a Life tag:compassion.com,2016-01-01:5-105203 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-03-01T20:01:07-07:00

Opportunity and perseverance helped foster strength in Luis Carlos that has brought him success.

A Dream for Tariza tag:compassion.com,2016-15-01:5-105213 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-03-01T13:15:34-07:00

12-year old Tariza has her eyes set on the 2020 Olympics – and on a life free of poverty.

Now, My Life Has Hope tag:compassion.com,2016-30-01:5-105238 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-03-01T20:30:53-07:00

Changing the mindset of someone in poverty can be even more difficult than changing their circumstances.

From Suffering to Salvation tag:compassion.com,2016-34-09:5-104086 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-02-09T12:34:37-07:00

Ana's father was a dangerous drug dealer who filled the family's home with abuse and violence.

A Mother Dreams of Safe Water tag:compassion.com,2016-03-09:5-104088 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-02-09T12:03:53-07:00

What if you knew the water you gave your children made them sick? Parents in poverty face that reality each day.

Transforming Homes, Changing Lives tag:compassion.com,2016-42-09:5-104093 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-02-09T12:42:30-07:00

Parenting classes for impoverished families transform their homes into havens for their children.

Beauty More Powerful Than Sadness tag:compassion.com,2016-52-09:5-104094 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-02-09T12:52:29-07:00

Art helped Hector take what some called a disability and turn it into a masterpiece.

What Happens to Unsponsored Children? tag:compassion.com,2015-03-03:5-101823 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-12-03T10:03:35-07:00

On average, 8 percent of Compassion-assisted children are waiting for a sponsor.

Good Tidings of Great Joy tag:compassion.com,2015-07-02:5-101726 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-12-02T09:07:39-07:00

This Christmas, we celebrate the 158,030 Compassion-assisted children who accepted Christ in 2015.

You Thought Your Family Photos Were Hard to Capture! tag:compassion.com,2015-08-02:5-101766 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-12-02T08:08:22-07:00

Imagine what it's like to get 60 kids to say "cheese" as they take their child packet photos!