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You can give a child living in extreme poverty a brighter future by becoming their sponsor. Our world-class programme gives kids a safe place to play, the chance to go to school and the opportunity to see a doctor when they’re sick.

Over time, you'll be able to see the difference you're making through your letters and photo updates. 

SPONSOR A CHILD

COMPASSION SPONSORSHIP WORKS

Independent research shows that Compassion-sponsored children are more likely to be employed as adults, and leaders in their communities and churches. Be inspired by how sponsorship changes lives:

COMPASSION NEWSFEED

28May

Meet the champions behind your sponsored child’s photo

Behind every child there’s an army of family members and project staff cheering them on.


28May

25 gorgeous pictures of churches in the developing world

We love our church partners who are on the frontline in the fight against poverty.


22Jan

13 adorably cute baby smiles!

Bringing you joy on World Smile Day.


Dec2018

11 joyful Christmas photos to warm your heart

What actually happens at a Compassion Christmas party?


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Dec2018

No room at the inn? 5 families given shelter this Christmas

We’re giving families security and dignity.


Dec2018

5 uplifting stories of broken families restored

In a world of broken relationships, we want to share 5 precious stories of reconciliation.


Oct2018

How to write a great Christmas card to your sponsored child

Stuck with what to write to your sponsored child? We’ve got some great tips to help you out.


Sep2018

#SponsorSelfieDay is September 15: Join the Global Movement!

On Saturday, September 15, post a selfie or video on social media with a photo of the child you sponsor.


Aug2018

How do I talk about my holiday in letters to my sponsored child?

You often ask us whether it’s ok to share about a holiday or special trip with your sponsored child …


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Jul2018

The anti-child trafficking warrior

Compassion worker Henry works tirelessly to protect children in Ghana.


Jun2018

The great-grandpa living in a carpark to provide for his grandson

“My great-grandpa Mateo is the best person I have ever known. He has given me everything.”


May2018

The 12-year-old blind boy fighting disability injustice

Meet Neyfer, a courageous young boy bringing change to the visually impaired in Honduras.


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Apr2018

How 5 girls from Kenya invented an app to fight FGM

Meet the creative teenagers who won second place at Google’s 2017 Technovation Challenge.


Mar2018

3 remarkable answered prayers to encourage you today

Doctors didn’t expect 11-year-old Steven to live. He’d been captured, bound and set alight by a gang.


Nov2017

The one Christmas gift you need to give this year

This Christmas, send a reminder to a child in extreme poverty that somebody knows and somebody cares.


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The Compassion difference

We focus on one child at a time, linking them with one sponsor who releases them from poverty in Jesus’ name.

CHRIST CENTRED

We’re responding to God’s call to care for the poor.

CHILD FOCUSED

We make sure children are known, loved and protected.

CHURCH BASED

We work in partnership with local churches because they understand their communities better than anyone. 

FOR JUST €30 A MONTH

YOUR SPONSORED CHILD RECEIVES:


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