tag:compassion.com,2011-05-30:5-47833 Brazil Updates 2014-12-30T15:30:31.17-07:00 Compassion International Journey Back to Health tag:compassion.com,2015-10-25:5-99205 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-08-25T05:10:16-06:00

Jeremy regains his ability to run and play when Compassion covers medical treatment for a debilitating leg condition.

Fighting for Her Future tag:compassion.com,2015-08-25:5-99279 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-08-25T04:08:22-06:00

When Lalitha’s father decided to stop her education and force her to marry at a young age, she stood her ground and fought for her rights.

A Brighter Future Through Skills Training tag:compassion.com,2015-09-24:5-99202 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-08-24T11:09:08-06:00

"In the past, my parents supported me. Now that I am able to work and earn more than they ever did, I think it’s my turn to support them."

Ana's Second Chance tag:compassion.com,2015-17-24:5-99213 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-08-24T12:17:51-06:00

While struggling to keep her baby alive, Ana finds faith in God.

The Education Key tag:compassion.com,2015-07-24:5-99214 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-08-24T10:07:39-06:00

Education is the key to unlocking a future free from poverty. Sponsorship provides the means to attend and succeed in school.

Changing History tag:compassion.com,2015-10-04:5-97439 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-08-04T08:10:16-06:00

When Edinson preached for the first time, at age 8, it was clear that he had a gift.

Hidden Talent Brought Into the Light tag:compassion.com,2015-03-04:5-97440 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-08-04T08:03:35-06:00

"Don’t hide your talent, because it has been given to you by God.” — Bijolee Badio

In His Words tag:compassion.com,2015-43-04:5-97470 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-08-04T08:43:46-06:00

“What I’ve learned through Compassion about the holistic development of a child has been a huge help for me. It’s about not focusing only on one area but looking at the child as a whole. That’s the vision I gained – that children should develop in that way."

— Orlando Claros, a student in Compassion Bolivia’s Leadership Development Program who works at a school for special-needs children

When I Grow Up tag:compassion.com,2015-10-04:5-97472 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-08-04T09:10:16-06:00

Compassion-assisted children are not only encouraged to have dreams for the future, but also to work toward achieving them.

Compassion International Completes $31 Million Recovery Project in Haiti tag:compassion.com,2015-30-14:5-96927 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-07-14T14:30:39-06:00

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., and PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – July 14, 2015 – Compassion International closed the doors of its Disaster Response Office in Port-au-Prince, Haiti last week, marking the successful completion of its relief and recovery projects following the 2010 earthquake. The office was created to manage the more than $31 million raised toward Compassion’s recovery efforts in Haiti, which assisted more than 60,000 Haitian families.

Compassion International’s Step Into My Shoes Named Top Ministry Tool of 2015 by KidzMatter Magazine tag:compassion.com,2015-30-22:5-96943 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-06-22T14:30:39-06:00

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – June 22, 2015 – KidzMatter Magazine recently selected Compassion International’s Step Into My Shoes (SIMS) advocacy toolkit as a leading ministry tool for children’s and church pastors. SIMS, one of 23 selected curricula, is featured on the cover of KidzMatter’s May-June 2015 curriculum edition.

Sewing Out of Poverty tag:compassion.com,2015-20-02:5-96301 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-06-02T08:20:35-06:00

Dozens of mothers get the tools to provide for their families thanks to a simple sewing program.

My Compassion Family tag:compassion.com,2015-10-02:5-96305 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-06-02T09:10:16-06:00

Shunned by others, a family discovers love, grace and acceptance through the Child Survival Program.

Faith Through Fire tag:compassion.com,2015-10-13:5-95770 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-05-13T08:10:16-06:00

Shouts and laughter turned to shrieks of terror when 9-year-old Marlon was caught in an explosion.

Small Steps, Big Change tag:compassion.com,2015-07-12:5-95772 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-05-12T10:07:39-06:00

For a child in poverty hand washing can be the difference between life and death.