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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:

COMPASSION NEWSFEED

14Dec

Your Free Prayer Journal Templates For The New Year

Be encouraged in your prayer life as we head into 2019.


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13Dec

Christmas Card Competition Winner!

We’re excited to announce that Kristina of @flowersfadedesign has won our competition.


12Dec

Thank You for Loving and Protecting 2 Million Children

We’re thrilled to announce that Compassion is now empowering 2 million children to escape poverty!


12Dec

Going Above and Beyond: 7 Ways Your Sponsorship is Making a Difference

Your sponsorship is empowering a child in ways you may not realise.


10Dec

Could Impacting the Life of One Child in Poverty, Change an Entire Community?

“We didn’t have money for food, and I was very scared” recalls Hilda, from Peru.


8Dec

Voices from Children Facing Poverty and Disability

Be inspired by the courage and determination of children around the world.


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5Dec

The Difference You Made In 2018

Thank you for igniting a movement of change in children’s lives.


27Nov

25 Bible Verses On Forgiveness To Bring You Peace

Forgiveness can be a struggle. Let these beautiful Bible verses on forgiveness help you to forgive others today.


22Nov

10 Charming Christmas Quotes From Kids That Will Make You Feel Festive Already

Something to make you smile as the countdown to Christmas continues!


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22Nov

25 Uplifting Bible Verses For Christmas Cards

We’re giving away some beautiful Christmas Bible verse artwork you can share with friends or add to Christmas cards.


21Nov

As Christians, What Can We Do When Faced With The Reality Of Extreme Poverty?

Insights from Danielle Strickland about how you can make a difference in the battle against poverty.


14Nov

The Tear-jerking Meeting 11 Years in The Making

“She appeared out of nowhere, I didn’t see her coming! But she just threw herself at me. I don’t think I’ll ever forget that moment.”


13Nov

When Charitable Giving Makes a Demonstrable, Proven Difference

Committing to a charity is an important decision. With all of the choices available to you, it can seem bewildering.


7Nov

Beyond Brave: Pray For Kauany As She Battles Cancer

“Don’t let your eyes grieve when you look at my bald head. My name is Kauany, and I’m a happy, smiling girl.”


1Nov

Last Opportunity To Write Your Christmas Card!

The deadline to write your Christmas card to your sponsored child is Monday 5 November!


31Oct

If Poverty Could Speak to You, What Would it Say?

“Poverty began to speak to me as a child. I felt I was nothing … Nobody cared to know my name,” remembers Richmond from Uganda.



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 83p per day

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