tag:compassion.com,2011-05-30:5-47798 2013-03-04T17:27:23.26-07:00 Compassion International “Without God’s Grace, We Wouldn’t Have Our Home ...” tag:compassion.com,2016-03-09:5-108894 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-05-09T09:03:53-06:00

Larpopo was just 13 when her mother left home and she took on the role of caregiver to her four brothers and sisters.

How Has Zika Targeted the Poor? tag:compassion.com,2016-34-09:5-108896 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-05-09T09:34:37-06:00

Zika has been reported in 24 countries — 10 where we work.

Celebrating a Milestone tag:compassion.com,2016-18-02:5-108856 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-05-02T12:18:21-06:00

Mesay had big plans for her future — until she became pregnant. She was angry and resentful of her son, until God changed her heart.

Movin' On tag:compassion.com,2016-31-02:5-108857 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-05-02T09:31:01-06:00

In the context of poverty, surviving and thriving during the infant and toddler years is no small accomplishment.

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.

Building a Foundation of Faith tag:compassion.com,2016-31-25:5-103952 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-01-25T11:31:01-07:00

It’s never too early to start building a child’s foundation of faith!

From Scorn to Belief: Olga's Transformation tag:compassion.com,2016-55-25:5-103977 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-01-25T11:55:04-07:00

“My family and I used to badmouth Christians,” confesses Olga Cac. “I wondered, ‘Why do people bother to go to church?’”