An Oasis of Talent in the Mire of Mathare Valley

The Saturday program at Mathare Community Outreach begins by focusing on the spiritual development of the children. It starts with devotions and worship and is followed by 30 minutes of small group Bible study. For the children who have accepted Christ […]

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What Does Holistic Child Development Look Like?

Holistic child development has four aspects: physical, socio-emotional, economic and spiritual, and there are different issues that we have to grapple with when applying our child development model to the child survival and child sponsorship programs.

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Complementary Interventions With Heidi Partlow

The first thing Heidi Partlow does each morning is check her e-mail. It’s always packed. As Compassion’s complementary interventions manager, she gets all kinds of e-mails each day. E-mails about how to submit a proposal for a complementary […]

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Holistic Child Development

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10 Questions With Dennis Tumusiime

10 questions? Yes. You asked ’em. 10 answers? Yes … kind of. They’re just not all in this post. Here we go. 10 Questions With Dennis Tumusiime, a tours and visits specialist with Compassion Uganda. 1. Do the families that Compassion […]

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Equipping the Church

An short video explaining how we work with the local church in the developing world to release children from poverty in Jesus’ name.

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10 Questions With Scott Todd (Part II)

Yesterday, Scott introduced our Complementary Interventions (CIV) program, and today he discusses his goals for CIV. 6. So would you say that CIV benefits the churches? Absolutely. I believe that Complementary Interventions are one way we are equipping […]

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10 Questions With Scott Todd, Special Operations Director

This week we continue our 10 Questions series on Compassion’s holistic child development model with Brandy’s interview with Dr. Scott Todd, Special Operations Director for Compassion. Compassion’s Complementary Interventions (CIV) activities, […]

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10 Questions With Mike Hinckfoot (Part II)

Yesterday, Mike gave us a lesson on what Compassion’s Leadership Development Program (LDP) is about. Today, he talks about his vision for LDP. 6. What are the goals of the LDP for each student who graduates? The LDP is an outcome-driven ministry. […]

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10 Questions With Mike Hinckfoot, Leadership Development Ministry Director

This week we continue our 10 Questions series on Compassion’s holistic child development model with Brandy’s interview with Mike Hinckfoot, Compassion’s Leadership Development Ministry Director. Compassion’s Leadership Development Program […]

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