Thankful

Oh my — these kids are adorable! And thankful! By all means, if you have not sponsored a child yet, and you feel it’s right for you, please contact me. A child is waiting for this very special relationship to begin!

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Sienna Meets Praise

Here’s a great video from one of our global partners — Compassion Australia.  Friendships in child sponsorship are powerful!

Great Compassion Links

Today I have some great links for you to explore from Compassion.  Don’t miss these compelling stories!

When Home is Not Safe

Child and Sponsor Meet–14 Years in Coming

New Updates to the Compassion App

Where Do Children Keep Their Letters From You?

Photos of Compassion Centers from our Partner Countries

 

 

 

 

Thanks

Here’s a big whopping thanks for those who:

  • Have been sponsoring precious children through the years
  • Regularly write your child and encourage them
  • Provide monetary gifts for Christmas and birthdays
  • Pray for children and families
  • Take a vacation to visit your child
  • Encourage friends to do the same

A Story

Here is a story from Rwanda, about sponsorship and friendship. Like he says in the video, sponsorship affects the sponsor as well as the child.

Birthdays

Here is a video from Compassion that talks about birthdays.  Is it possible to sponsor a child on their birthday?  Yes!  At this link you can sponsor a child that is having a birthday today.  Can you sponsor a child that shares your birth date?  Absolutely.  At the same link notice that you can “search for a child” (on the right side) and even choose the date of their birth.  Many people sponsor a child for each of their own children, choosing children that share the exact same birth dates.  How cool is that?  Take a look at this great video:

https://www.compassion.com/sponsor_a_child/child-biography.htm?gid=07663895&referer=44026

Babies in Poverty

What is Compassion International doing to reach the most vulnerable children of all in the world — babies? Although our sponsorship program begins with older children, what are we doing to assure children live to an age where sponsorship can begin? Take a look at this amazing story: