All Stories


    Sponsors and Donors Kenya
    Forever Changed

    The beautiful and the broken intersect in a sponsor’s life as she pushes herself to keep going after devastating news.

    Kenya
    A Gift of Worth

    "My sponsors often wrote me letters, and in those letters I first heard the words ‘I love you.’"

    Survival Central America and Caribbean Guatemala
    Zika’s Echo Has Faded Only From the News

    The virus’s effects resound in the everyday lives of mothers like Maria and her son, Bryan.

    Child Sponsorship Africa Kenya
    Abandoned at Birth, Thriving at 11

    It takes a village, a church and a sponsor to help a woman raise the child she found.

    Uganda
    A Gift of Joy

    "God used an ordinary person to change the life of a child, and He can use you too."

    Photos and Videos Uganda
    Fortified Future

    Sponsorship changes everything for a girl who lives in a crumbling home and can’t afford school.

    Child Development Workers Philippines
    Seeking a Safe Space

    At 13 years old, Angeline began spending time on the streets — because it was safer there than in her home. See how Compassion gave Angeline a truly safe place.

    Survival Philippines
    A Mother’s Story of Salvation

    Cleou Jane, the mother of a child in Compassion’s Survival initiative, tells us, in her own words, about her journey from hopelessness to salvation.

    Critical Needs Honduras
    A Heart for Yuliana

    When a medical checkup reveals a heart murmur in 3-year-old Yuliana, the Compassion staff will not stop until the little girl has the care she needs to survive!

    About Compassion Youth Development
    What Is Compassion’s Youth Development Initiative?

    Every young person deserves to dream big and achieve his or her God-given potential. See how Compassion’s Youth Development initiative is helping to make that possible!

    Child Sponsorship Photos and Videos
    Compassion Centers Around the World

    Have you ever wondered how a Compassion center in a Kenyan slum compares with one in the jungles of Thailand? In this photo essay, see centers around the world and learn just how children are served there!

    Ecuador
    A Gift of Faithfulness

    "My Father God’s essence is faithfulness, and He showed me that virtue in the midst of my family’s brokenness through Himself and through my sponsor."