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in poverty

Poverty is a thief. It robs children of the right to grow up strong and healthy. It steals their time to play and denies them the chance to sit in a classroom and learn.

But you can change this. Sponsor a child with Compassion and bring them hope. Bring good news to a child who has been waiting many months for a sponsor. 

SPONSOR A WAITING CHILD

Compassion child sponsorship works

Independent research shows that Compassion-sponsored children are more likely to be employed as adults, and leaders in their communities and churches. Sponsor a child today with one of the UK’s leading Christian charities. Be inspired by how child sponsorship changes lives:

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17Feb

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This collection of Lent scriptures remind us that when we seek God, we will find Him.


10Feb

Our sponsorship rate is changing to £28 per month

Our sponsorship rate is changing so we can continue to provide the best possible care to the children in our programme.


6Feb

The Scientist Mum Making waves in Marine Biology

The Compassion graduate who’s become an award-winning scientist.


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5Feb

This Hero Has Rescued 150 Girls From FGM

Florence Lomariwo’s lifelong crusade against female genital mutilation started with her own narrow escape. Now, the little girls in her care are benefiting from Florence’s passion and dedication.


30Jan

Update: Pray For The Unrest in Haiti

Discover how joy and laughter triumphed over uncertainty at a Compassion project in Haiti.


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29Jan

Where Are They Now? Meet 15 Remarkable Compassion Graduates

From police officers to entrepreneurs, get to know 15 inspiring Compassion Alumni.


24Jan

40 Inspiring Bible Verses About Love

Take time to reflect on the Bible’s inspiring truth about God’s love and our call to love others.


23Jan

25 Eye-opening Photos of Classrooms Around the World

Classrooms around the world may look amazingly different – but they have a lot in common too! Hands in the air, pens at the ready, whispering at the back.


17Jan

This is What Happens When a Child Living in Poverty is Granted One Wish

Discover the beautiful reactions when kids see dreams become reality!


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14Jan

How This Teenager Found Hope Amidst Drugs, Gangs and Prostitution

Drug dealing was part of life in Angelica’s family. But when this little girl met Christ, everything changed.


Dec2019

Reflections on a Visit to Ghana

We had the opportunity to interview Bishop Ray Veira from House of Praise, Church of God of Prophecy, following his trip to Ghana.


Dec2019

Book review: Rebel Ideas by Matthew Syed

National Partnerships Director, John Draper, reflects on Matthew Syed’s latest book and how it can resource and challenge church leaders.


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Dec2019

From Child Thief to College Graduate

“If I was not sponsored with Compassion, I would be dead right now,” says Jey Mbiro from Kenya.


Dec2019

7 Day Wellness Plan Inspired by Sponsored Children

Look after yourself this new year with tips inspired by the quality children receive in the Compassion programme.


Dec2019

15 of Your Most Loved Stories This Year

Discover how you’ve played a part in a global movement of compassion.



The Compassion difference

Compassion UK is a Christian charity passionate about empowering all children to overcome the obstacles poverty puts in their way. Our approach to fighting poverty is highly focused and personal. It’s summed up in three simple words: Compassion for children. We show every child they matter, linking them with one sponsor whose support gives them a hope and a future.  

christ centred

CHRIST CENTRED

As a Christian charity, we’re responding to God’s call to care for the poor. Whilst Christ’s love motivates us, we help children and families in poverty from all backgrounds regardless of belief. 

child focused

CHILD FOCUSED

We make sure children in poverty are known, loved and protected.

church based

CHURCH BASED

We run our child sponsorship programme in partnership with local churches because they understand their communities better than anyone. 

For just 92p per day

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