tag:compassion.com,2011-05-30:5-47797 2011-05-30T14:00:11.257-06:00 Compassion International "Am I Going to Die" tag:compassion.com,2016-31-05:5-113995 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-12-05T11:31:10-07:00

A diagnosis of diabetes is always bad. But for a child in poverty, it can be tragic.

How Two Sheep Saved a Family tag:compassion.com,2016-56-30:5-113983 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-11-30T09:56:42-07:00

Aminata never knew if the droughts would kill her crops – or if the rain would wash them away.

"Where I Became Somebody" tag:compassion.com,2016-18-30:5-113984 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-11-30T14:18:59-07:00

How does a child who loses everything manage to survive?

Compassion Supported My Dream tag:compassion.com,2016-21-30:5-113996 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-11-30T09:21:52-07:00

Children in poverty rarely let themselves dream. But for Isai, the dream of music couldn’t be stopped.

Christmas Around the World tag:compassion.com,2016-26-23:5-113985 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-11-23T07:26:18-07:00

Every country, every culture has different ways of celebrating Christmas.

Around the Family Table tag:compassion.com,2016-45-31:5-113481 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-10-31T11:45:02-06:00

Travel around the world to see these hubs of food and fellowship.

Thanks Even Through the Storms tag:compassion.com,2016-37-28:5-113484 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-10-28T12:37:58-06:00

El Niño means “The Little Boy.” A deceptively innocent phrase for a weather phenomenon that threatened to destroy Jenifer’s home.

Hope for a Brighter Future tag:compassion.com,2016-46-27:5-113327 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-10-27T11:46:28-06:00

The journey of Fantaye and her eight children from destitution and despair.

What a Home Visit Can Do tag:compassion.com,2016-39-27:5-113332 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-10-27T10:39:06-06:00

Home visits to one family led a neighbor to leave a life of voodoo worship.

Many Reasons for Thanks tag:compassion.com,2016-56-27:5-113334 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-10-27T13:56:07-06:00

The mothers of sponsored toddlers have much to be thankful for.

The Power of Hope tag:compassion.com,2016-19-30:5-111674 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-08-30T15:19:43-06:00

Unrelenting poverty made Margaret feel hopeless. But when her oldest son was registered with Compassion and began attending school, Margaret saw how education and sponsorship could provide a different future.

Paying It Forward tag:compassion.com,2016-19-30:5-111772 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-08-30T15:19:43-06:00

Jeric uses his job in the Philippine government to try to help children living in poverty.

Beyond the Classroom tag:compassion.com,2016-19-30:5-111773 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-08-30T15:19:43-06:00

What does education look like for children living in poverty?

A Mother Finds Hope tag:compassion.com,2016-19-30:5-111775 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-08-30T15:19:43-06:00

Karina’s first year was filled with long hospital stays, countless doctor visits and medical scares.

Against the Odds tag:compassion.com,2016-19-30:5-111779 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-08-30T15:19:43-06:00

Fuad was given only a 10 percent chance of survival. As his family grappled with the decision to send him from Ethiopia to India for surgery, Compassion offered the resources to turn that slim chance of survival into an opportunity for a miracle.