Your donation to the Where Most Needed fund will help us better serve children in extreme poverty.
People are generous. In fact, one of the most astounding charitable giving facts is that more than 95 percent of people participate in charitable giving.
Giving a financial donation to a cause you believe in is an easy and effective way to show your support. And the facts about charitable giving show that it is a growing trend.
People give to charity for many reasons, and now more than ever before people are giving generous donations to causes they believe in.
The top five reasons why people give to charity include:
Despite the growth in charitable giving and easy access to solid research and information for making informed giving decisions, many people still feel a certain amount of distrust in how their money will be handled.
When you donate through Compassion, you can be confident that your money will be used to further programs that transform the lives of children living in extreme poverty. We have been a trusted charity of donors since 1952, handling our finances with integrity and governing our spending wisely so millions of babies, children and young adults around the world can be released from poverty in Jesus’ name.
The UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) directly parallel what Compassion does. But when it comes to goals and implementation we sometimes take a different approach. This is a quick analysis of the SDGs and how they most closely match our work, along with ways they overlap and differ.
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1Blackbaud 2016 Charitable Giving Report
2Giving USA 2017
3The Foundation Center
4Gallup, Charitable Giving: Donors Focus On One or Two Organizations, June 14, 2016.