Archives for: Flickr (subscribe)
Aug 9 2011

Kids at Play

coloursplash70

The real fun of Instagram is seeing the photos that our friends share with us. Here are three of our favorites with the theme kids at play.

  • 4 Comments
  • Continue Reading
Philippines Blogger Trip 2011_Featured Image

As you know the Compassion Bloggers were in the Philippines earlier this month getting introduced to our ministry in very personal way. Here’s a little of what it what was like for them.

  • 2 Comments
  • Continue Reading
Oct 1 2010

Babies

ET-CSP-US-Web-5-0806

These babies are beneficiaries of our Child Survival Program.

“Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, before you were born I set you apart.” —Jeremiah 1:5, NIV

  • 2 Comments
  • Continue Reading
guatemala-boy

Pictures courtesy of Keely Scott. Visit compassionbloggers.com to experience all of the highlights of the Guatemala blog trip through the words, pictures and videos of the team.

  • 3 Comments
  • Continue Reading
Sep 2 2010

Pink

rwanda

Pink is associated with purity, love and compassion. It communicates gentleness and freshness. Pink represents good health and life, which you offer to children in poverty.

  • 1 Comment
  • 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
Aug 20 2010

Orange

2bangladesh1

Orange is a bold invigorating color suggesting strength, endurance and success. It represents enthusiasm, encouragement and determination. It is the banner of success carried by children released from poverty in Jesus’ name.

  • 6 Comments
  • Continue Reading
Aug 13 2010

White

sri-lanka

White symbolizes goodness, innocence and purity.

It’s the color of perfection and safety. It’s the color of light — the Light of the World we share through our ministry.

  • 5 Comments
  • Continue Reading
Aug 6 2010

Yellow

kenya

Yellow is the color of sunshine. It’s associated with joy, happiness, intellect and energy. It’s an optimistic color, one that communicates a brighter future for children in poverty.

  • 5 Comments
  • Continue Reading
Jul 30 2010

Green

uganda2

Green is the color of nature. It represents balance and symbolizes self-respect, growth and harmony. It also symbolizes freshness, – like a fresh opportunity, a chance to succeed and break the cycle of poverty.

  • 11 Comments
  • Continue Reading
Jul 23 2010

Blue

haiti

Blue symbolizes trust, loyalty, wisdom, confidence, intelligence, faith, truth and heaven. It is the color of the sky. And it is the color of Compassion. It represents the unlimited potential of the children we serve.

  • 8 Comments
  • Continue Reading
Jul 14 2010

Red

4775709716_3ae67cc591_b

Poverty is hopeless and depressing. But light shines in the darkness. And color brightens it. Vividly!

  • 12 Comments
  • Continue Reading

Children without hope do not smile. You did this.

  • 6 Comments
  • Continue Reading

UPDATE: Jan. 30, 2010 – The first eight photos are new.
Earthquake pictures from Haiti taken by our staff and contractors. As we receive more pictures, we will upload them to our Haiti Earthquake set on Flickr, which automatically updates this slideshow.

You can also view this slideshow in Flickr.

  • 23 Comments
  • Continue Reading

We’d like to introduce you to Josh Durias and his photography.
Josh was born and raised in Seattle. He’s a father of two, and a husband to one.
We’re plagiarizing here … jes so ya know.
He’s a son of Philippine immigrants and grew up with his mother and father, sister, brother, grandmother, grandfather, two aunts,…

  • 10 Comments
  • Continue Reading

It’s been eight months since my last sponsor letter photos post, so I felt it was high time to raid our digital library again and round up another batch of photos showing sponsored children reading letters from their sponsors.

  • 26 Comments
  • Continue Reading
May 30 2009

Photo Caption Wanted

This photo was taken in Burkina Faso by scfish7 at one of our child development centers. He uploaded it to our Flickr group a while back.
Got a caption for it?

“Along the wall outside the Compassion project, many children watched and waited while the other children played and sang. With hundreds and thousands of…

  • 35 Comments
  • Continue Reading

Copies of maps that list the child development center numbers and give a rough approximation of where the centers are located in relation to one another.

  • 25 Comments
  • Continue Reading
Apr 23 2009

Class of 1985

1985 was the year that Eastenders first appeared on our televisions, Live Aid rocked the world, and Cristiano Ronaldo was born.
But for 50 Filipino children it was the year they were registered into God’s Special Gift Student Centre, run in partnership with Abkasa Baptist Church in Bacolod City, the Philippines.
More than two decades on,…

  • 7 Comments
  • Continue Reading

joanlyndapuckett provided us with our latest blog banner.

She took the photo while in the Dominican Republic for the Global Advocates Conference.
Hope you like it as much as we do.
Keep submitting photos to our Flickr group. We may choose one of your photos next.

  • 12 Comments
  • Continue Reading

We said we’d do it again. And we’re doing it. It’s time for a new blog banner.
Join our Flickr group and upload your photos of children in poverty. We’re looking to choose one to use as our new blog banner.
Here’s some of the good stuff people have already shared with us.
drewfrancis1 took this…

  • 2 Comments
  • Continue Reading

Children in poverty … through the eyes of Eric Chapman, one of our friends in Flickr.
If you have difficulty viewing the slide show here, you can also check it out in Eric’s photostream.

Upload your photos to our Flickr group. Show us how you see children in poverty.

  • 9 Comments
  • Continue Reading

Right before Thanksgiving, I was rootin’ around in our digital asset management library and saw some child photos I absolutely had to share. Photos of children reading letters from their sponsors.

  • 56 Comments
  • Continue Reading
Sep 26 2008

Our New Blog Banner is Here

Hey! Remember way back in mid-August when we asked you to join our Flickr group and to upload photos.
Do you remember that we also said, “It’s time to change our banner. And we want the next photo up there to be yours.”?
Well…we did. And you did.

22 people joined the group. (And we still have room…

  • 5 Comments
  • Continue Reading
Aug 28 2008

The Poverty of ME

Last week, I was in Mexico. On a sponsor tour. And I saw the deepest, darkest poverty of my life.
But I didn’t have to travel to ME, the abbreviation we use when referring to Mexico, to see it. I only had to look at me.
I was in Mexico for the wrong reason. I didn’t go…

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