Sponsor a Child in Extreme Poverty

Sponsor a child in Jesus' name with Compassion International. For only $43 per month, you can help a child in extreme poverty gain the means to survival. Help us reduce poverty by sponsoring a child.

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$43/month will provide your sponsored child with

Malnutrition monitoring and intervention

Regular medical checkups

Individual mentorship and love

Education assistance and skills training

The opportunity to receive encouraging words and support from you, their sponsor

An introduction to the love of God

Learn more about how child sponsorship helps.

What you'll receive through sponsorship

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Letters to and from your sponsored child will allow you to learn about each other’s lives as you offer support and encouragement.

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Photos of Your Sponsored Child

Watch the child you sponsor grow through photos shared from their Compassion center.

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Updates/Prayer Requests

You will receive regular prayer requests for your child and information on local crises that affect them.

Sponsor a Child: Frequently Asked Questions

How do I sponsor a child with Compassion International?
You can sponsor a child in a variety of ways. Here are the most impactful methods of giving:
  • Monthly sponsorship: Sponsor a child for $43 a month. Your donation goes directly towards your sponsored child's education, healthcare, and much more.
  • Gift Giving: Send a donation for a specific cause, such as the unsponsored children's fund or disaster relief.
  • Non-cash donations: Send small gifts, pictures, postcards, and stickers. There are many other ways to give to a child in poverty. Learn more here.