tag:compassion.com,2013-03-04:5-64262 Press Center: Current News Releases 2013-03-13T12:07:37.847-06:00 Compassion International Compassion International's ‘Water of Life’ Delivers Clean Water to More Than 200,000 Homes in 17 Developing Countries tag:compassion.com,2015-30-20:5-93561 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-03-20T14:30:39-06:00

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – March 20, 2015 – Nearly 750 million people worldwide still lack access to safe water, according to WHO and UNICEF. Compassion International’s Complementary Interventions provide safe water, such as Water of Life filters for households of Compassion-assisted children, as well as other initiatives for Compassion school projects and communities where the ministry works.

Compassion International Garners Highest Rating from Charity Navigator for 14th Consecutive Year tag:compassion.com,2015-30-04:5-89124 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-02-04T14:30:39-07:00

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – February 4, 2015 – 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 14th year in a row.

Compassion International Reveals Progress in Haiti Recovery Efforts Five Years After Earthquake tag:compassion.com,2015-10-12:5-87710 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-01-12T11:10:39-07:00

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – January 12, 2015 – Compassion International is wrapping up its relief and recovery efforts in Haiti five years after a deadly earthquake devastated the country. But the progress made through the ministry’s Disaster Relief Fund will have a positive impact on the nation for decades to come.

Money Raised by Compassion Staff to Benefit Local Youth At Risk tag:compassion.com,2014-02-10:5-86934 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-12-10T14:02:55-07:00

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – (December 10, 2014) – Last week, Compassion International presented a check for more than $15,000 to Pikes Peak Academy (PPA), beneficiary of the child development organization’s 2014 Christmas Fundraiser. The money raised by Compassion staff will go toward student scholarships for current and incoming PPA students.

The 7th Annual Rock & Worship Roadshow, Presented by Compassion International, Announces Official Tour Dates tag:compassion.com,2014-10-19:5-86626 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-11-19T11:10:39-07:00

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., and NASHVILLE, Tenn. (PRWEB) November 19, 2014 - The 7th Annual Rock & Worship Roadshow, presented by Compassion International, the world’s leading authority in holistic child development through sponsorship, has just released its official 2015 tour dates.

Compassion International Observes International Day of Families on May 15 tag:compassion.com,2014-37-14:5-80383 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-05-14T18:37:57-06:00 Tim Glenn

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (May 15, 2014) – On May 15, 2014, Compassion International joins the U.N. General Assembly in observance of the International Day of Families.

Is the Church's Responsibility to Help the Poor Spiritual or Financial? tag:compassion.com,2014-32-09:5-79368 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-04-09T12:32:15-06:00 Kate Amaya

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (April 9, 2014) – Findings in a new research study conducted on behalf of Compassion International by Barna Group reveal that a majority of Christians believe global poverty is a spiritual problem with a financial cure.

Who is Making the Biggest Impact in the Movement that Will Eradicate Extreme Global Poverty? tag:compassion.com,2014-50-02:5-79369 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-04-02T12:50:46-06:00 Kate Amaya

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (April 2, 2014) – Findings in a new research study conducted on behalf of Compassion International by Barna Group suggest that younger Christians, under 40, are less concerned about the global poor than older Christians, over 40.

Compassion International Awarded Gallup Great Workplace Award for Third Straight Year tag:compassion.com,2014-53-25:5-78998 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-03-25T00:53:02-06:00 Tim Glenn

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (March 24, 2014) – For the third consecutive year, Compassion International has been recognized as one of the top workplaces in the world by the Gallup Organization.

Compassion International Partners with Award-Winning Producers and Multiple Churches in 40 U.S. Cities to Promote "Son of God" Feature Film tag:compassion.com,2014-31-10:5-78397 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-02-10T14:31:02-07:00 Tim Glenn

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Feb. 10, 2014) — Compassion International is partnering with actress/producer Roma Downey (“Touched by an Angel,” “The Bible”) and producer Mark Burnett’s (“The Voice,” “Survivor,” “Shark Tank” and “The Bible”) LightWorkers Media to promote their movie, “Son of God” to multiple churches and communities across 40 U.S. cities.

Bloggers Invite Readers to Follow an International Trip to Uganda with Compassion International tag:compassion.com,2014-25-15:5-77751 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-01-15T12:25:42-07:00 Tim Glenn

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jan. 15, 2014) — On Jan. 27, five popular bloggers will launch a blog tour with Compassion International that will highlight their experience visiting some of the world’s poorest and most-vulnerable children in Uganda.

Compassion International Celebrates Rebuilding Efforts in Haiti on the Four-Year Anniversary of the Earthquake tag:compassion.com,2014-25-06:5-77752 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-01-06T12:25:42-07:00 Tim Glenn

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jan. 6, 2014) — On Sunday, Compassion International will commemorate the four-year anniversary of the catastrophic 7.0M earthquake that hit Haiti in 2010 with the completion of 10 building projects for church partners affected by the disaster.

Forbes Magazine Lists Compassion International in Top 20 on the 2013 Largest U.S. Charities List tag:compassion.com,2013-25-10:5-77753 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2013-12-10T12:25:42-07:00 Tim Glenn

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Dec. 10, 2013) — Compassion International has been listed among the largest U.S. charities according to three different publications, including Forbes magazine.

Compassion International Recognizes the Role of Education During International Day of the Girl Child tag:compassion.com,2013-25-11:5-75321 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2013-10-11T12:25:42-06:00 Tim Glenn

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (October 11, 2013) Compassion International recognizes the International day of the Girl Child, which encourages girl's rights and acknowledges the unique challenges girls face around the world. This year's theme is "Innovating for Girl's Education."

NFL Quarterback Matt Hasselbeck Helps Rescue Children From Extreme Poverty tag:compassion.com,2013-00-19:5-74634 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2013-09-19T23:00:00-06:00 Tim Glenn

NFL Quarterback Matt Hasselbeck is partnering with Compassion International, the world's leading child sponsorship organization, to help rescue children living in extreme poverty around the world.