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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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19Mar

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Please pray urgently for one child from our child sponsorship programme who is currently missing in Indonesia.


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12Mar

Flooding In North And Central Peru: Pray With Us

Our Compassion office in Peru has confirmed that 426 Compassion-supported children have been affected.


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11Mar

Protected From Child Marriage: Maindi’s Story Told in 10 Photos

Discover how a church united to keep girls like eight-year-old Maindi safe.


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26Feb

Update: Pray For The Political and Social Unrest in Haiti

After a sustained period of unrest, praise God, tensions have reduced in Haiti.


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22Feb

What My Sponsor Means To Me: 6 Inspirational Stories

Meet six young people and discover what their sponsor means to them.


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19Feb

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


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14Feb

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When Emmanuel was accused of witchcraft, Compassion staff made a daring rescue.


14Feb

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Thanks to our friends at Revelation TV, even more children have been released from poverty.


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12Feb

22 Powerful Photographs That Will Challenge Your Perception of Poverty

This remarkable collection captures the colour, hope and faith of those living in poverty.


7Feb

Coming Soon, A Different Path Photography Exhibition

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4Feb

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Take the opportunity to adventure with a purpose.



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

YOUR SPONSORED CHILD RECEIVES:


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