April 04, 2015

The Good News of Easter in Sri Lanka

What is Easter? If you were to ask this question along the streets of Colombo, Sri Lanka, a few people may be able to give you the right answer. But if you move away from the busy towns and suburbs, you will likely get blank looks or vague…

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October 10, 2015

Breaking the Cycle of Poverty through Education

One of the goals of our Child Sponsorship Program (CDSP) is to make sure each child grows and develops well from early childhood through youth. It strives to empower them to finish well by reaching specific outcomes. Such outcomes include having the…

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July 07, 2015

Nothing But Trust

Her arms were fastened tight around my neck, her forehead snuggled in my hair. What an embrace Maia gave me when she was told that I was her Compassion Sponsor! At only four years old, she knew what it meant to have a sponsor, and she was overwhelmed….

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January 01, 2016

The Making of a Role Model

“I remember the day my mother brought me to Addis. I was very excited to see my father. I played with him for a while, and my mother took me to my aunt’s house, where there were a lot of children to play with. I was happy. However,…

March 03, 2008

10 Questions With Mark Peters, Vice President of Ministry Integration & Innovation

This week we continue our 10 Questions series on Compassion’s holistic child development model with Brandy’s interview with Mark Peters, Compassion’s Vice President of Ministry Intergration & Innovation. The Child Sponsorship Program…

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