Today is #WorldDayAgainstChildLabor. 150 million children in developing countries are involved in #childlabor. Often working 9+ hours a day, these kids are robbed of their #childhood.
But through #childsponsorship and the #localchurch, children enrolled in our programs are surrounded by caring staf
Infographic: Tomorrow is #WorldDayAgainstChildLabor
- this injustice affects 150 million kids. cintl.us/1sa pic.twitter.com/qjirhyo37Q
Inspired by these South Korea Pastor's commitment to love North Korean children as doors open in the future. pic.twitter.com/yC9OrjKdOT
“You cannot separate water and #hygiene. They are both crucial to sustainable health care.” At Compassion, we strive to educate in areas of both #water and #sanitation for a more holistic view of #development and healthier children – because every child deserves the dignity of clean water and proper
Who's hungry? Dinner is served at a Compassion Child Development Center in #Kenya - soup porridge. By participating in the program at this center, children receive meals like this when they attend. These meals are provided to help meet a child's physical needs for a healthy, well-balanced #diet.
It's National Running Day. For kids like Kenia in the Philippines, running is an outlet to break the cycle of poverty pic.twitter.com/oZYS7KKkUc
It’s #NationalRunningDay. And we know every kid around the world loves to #run.
For kids like Kenia in the #Philippines, being a #runner gives her one more opportunity to break the cycle of #poverty.
Watch her story by following the link in our bio.
Welcome to our 2015 Compassion Interns! We're thrilled you're joining our family! 👊pic.twitter.com/291Z7eAA8a
Holla at our 2015 #compassioninterns! After spending a week with the kids and staff in the #DominicanRepublic, they're ready for a summer of hard work here in #Colorado. Please join us in welcoming them to our family! #2015CompassionInterns
A table filled with figurines made of #marzipan await shoppers at a local market in #Ecuador. It's fascinating to see what beauty can be created by people around the world can be with only a few ingredients.
Nuria, a 10-year-old girl from #Bolivia, holds a picture of her sponsor, Alan, whom she met two years ago. The picture is displayed prominently in her home alongside many letters from Alan and his wife Cheryl.
Her favorite letter is one that confesses she has stolen the hearts of her sponsors and t
We're in Nashville tonight @TheRyman
!! Pray with us for a ton of kids to get sponsored! pic.twitter.com/NVqKAK6z5t
This cute little guy in #Brazil is what it's all about. The #smile on his face reflects a bright future despite the burden poverty might place on him - a future that honors the name of Jesus.
Thank you for being the love and truth of Christ to millions of kids around the world.
Who's ready for the weekend?
This family in Indonesia is, too! Love the joy on their faces! pic.twitter.com/D9pOOCktK3
When 8-year-old Emmanuel from #Ghana receives a letter from his sponsor, his day is made.
Even his mom, Janet, in the background, can't get him to focus on anything else. He pours over every word, reading them carefully, and then starts over from the beginning.
Your letters mean so much to these k
My favorite welcome with @compassion
. The little "O" guy is the best! pic.twitter.com/YDtlQ8feWo
Not a mom, but can come close when I write my sponsor child, Silvia. @compassion pic.twitter.com/29eppZKH4h
Happy Mother's Day to the most compassionate people around the world!
WE LOVE YOU!! pic.twitter.com/ACKLQLNrVG
We know, little guy. We think moms are pretty amazing too.
Happy Mother's Day to the most amazing people on the face of the earth! WE LOVE YOU!! #happymothersday #tanzania #mom #mother #mothersday
This #mom in #Uganda, holding her almost-napping #baby, has a sharp flair for #fashion.
Whether they are a pillow to sleep on, a tickle monster to wrestle with or a teacher to check our homework, we wouldn't be the same with our mothers. See how many roles every #mother around the world plays by ch
Thank you to our #OC15
volunteers who handed out 7,000 "Step into my Shoes" toolkits to attendees! You guys rock! 👊pic.twitter.com/U9uih34buV
Our production team is in #Thailand this week shooting stories along the Thai/Myanmar border.
We recently opened a Child Survival Program nearby where new moms and babies can now take their first steps to a healthy life. Here's a #behindthescenes pic from a story of moms of the little guys lined up
May God grant his peace to Nepal and protect those who are bringing aid. #NepalEarthquake pic.twitter.com/EvJ1AI6ZEf