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Sponsor a child
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. Be inspired by how child sponsorship changes lives:

COMPASSION NEWSFEED

22May

9 Photos of Children in Poverty With Their Most Prized Possession

From a buffalo to a Bible, we asked children what items they valued most.


18May

Sponsor a Child in Africa: Empower Them to Overcome Poverty

You can give a child in need vital stability and security.


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18May

How God Provided When I Was Left Alone to Battle Depression

This Mental Health Awareness week, one brave mum from Brazil shares her story.


16May

Nathan Tasker Available for Bookings at Your Church

Award-winning singer songwriter Nathan Tasker is available for bookings at your church this summer.


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15May

Update: Kenya’s Patel Dam Bursts

We’re overjoyed to share that all 30 children have been found. Thank you for your faithful prayers.


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11May

Poverty 101: What is Poverty and What can I do to Stop it?

Poverty is far more complex than a number. Poverty has a face and a name.


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4May

31 Beautiful Pictures of the World

Poverty may threaten to steal a child’s future. But these beautiful pictures show how sponsoring a child restores hope.


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1May

37 Encouraging Bible Verses To Inspire You With Hope And Strength

We’re sharing our favourite encouraging Bible verses to help you in times of difficulty and doubt.


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23Apr

World Malaria Day: How a Mosquito Net Can Save a Child’s Life

For the first time in 10 years, global malaria cases are no longer falling.


19Apr

Child Slavery On Lake Volta: 15 Photos To Make You Think

Ebenezer was just six years old when he was sent to work on Lake Volta.


16Apr

The Boy Who Was Bullied Because of a Lack of Water

Imagine living without running water. Could you survive a day, a week, or even a month? How about 19 years?


5Apr

Modern Day Miracles: 5 Stories of Healing and Hope

To celebrate World Health Day, enjoy these stories of remarkable children overcoming the odds.


4Apr

Compassion Is Moving To New Headquarters In Fleet

We’re excited to announce Compassion UK will be moving its headquarters to Fleet in Hampshire.


4Apr

How To Use Amazon Smile and Give As You Live

Did you know your everyday purchases could help end extreme poverty?


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29Mar

15 Easter Bible Verses To Celebrate Jesus’ Resurrection

These famous Bible quotes for Easter remind us of the sacrifice Jesus made on the cross for every one of us.


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The Compassion difference

Compassion UK is a Christian charity passionate about empowering all children to overcome the obstacles poverty puts in their way. We focus on one child at a time, linking them with one sponsor who releases them from poverty. 

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 83p per day

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