Archives for: dignity (subscribe)
kids-photography-ideas_goofy

How can we take photographs of people that treat them with dignity? Here are five ways in which our photographers strive to take great photos of kids.

  • 28 Comments
  • Continue Reading
Aug 4 2013

Stories of Compassion

stories of compassion

Meet Compassion staff members, Christopher, Ela, James and Natalie. Their stories reflect the beauty of the One we serve in our stewardship, integrity, dignity and excellence.

  • No Comments
  • Continue Reading
what do we value

Traits that we greatly value and strive to consistently demonstrate are integrity, excellence, stewardship and dignity. If you were to add a fifth trait to this list, what would it be?

  • 2 Comments
  • Continue Reading
Bangladesh_Wess_Children

One of Satan’s favorite tactics is to make you feel impotent. To get you to believe that no matter what you do, it won’t make a difference.

  • 8 Comments
  • Continue Reading
best-of-57

How should we express the urgent needs of the children in our programs while maintaining their dignity?

  • 9 Comments
  • Continue Reading
best-of-14

The presence of dignity doesn’t equal the absence of poverty.

  • 16 Comments
  • Continue Reading
Aug 27 2010

Purple

ethiopia2

Purple is associated with royalty. It symbolizes wisdom, nobility and ambition. It communicates wealth and extravagance. But it’s also the color of dignity – something you’re helping give to children in poverty.

  • 5 Comments
  • Continue Reading

Roberto Medrano has worked for Compassion for seven years and now serves as a Learning and Support Specialist for communication and tours in the Central America and Caribbean region.

  • 3 Comments
  • Continue Reading

We must ignite passion for children in poverty, to the glory of God. Nobody is garbage.

You can also view the Comfort the Afflicted and Afflict the Comfortable video on YouTube.

  • 3 Comments
  • Continue Reading

I recently got back from India where I was with a team of people interviewing children and their families so we can share their stories and photos with you – Compassion sponsors.
At almost every home we visited, the families were so excited to receive us that they put together mini-feasts. At most homes we…

  • 11 Comments
  • Continue Reading
Feb 2 2009

Maintaining Dignity

Hello everyone. My name is Rick Carter, and I work for Compassion in Asia as part of the communications team.
My team is responsible for bringing you the stories that talk about our child development centers in Asia, such as A Day in the Life of a Child Development Center Worker or A New Beginning…

  • 3 Comments
  • Continue Reading

Last weekend I saw the movie Slumdog Millionaire. Have you heard of it? If you haven’t by now, you surely will soon. Just this week it was nominated for several Oscars, including Best Picture. (By the way, in case you were wondering, I think it should win Best Picture.)
Slumdog Millionaire tells the story of…

  • 27 Comments
  • Continue Reading
poverty tourism

Are we, through our exposure trips, simply promoting another form of poverty tourism?

  • 23 Comments
  • Continue Reading
© 2008-2014 Compassion International. All Rights Reserved.
ECFA Charity Navigator BBB