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Day of the Girl 2012

The Maasai tribe is one of the most recognisable tribes in the world, but many of the cultural practices carried out by the group continue to limit the development of young girls, and even endanger their lives. Through the local churches in Kenya, Compassion is challenging many of these damaging traditions and is offering young girls from […]

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Christmas Necessities

I know it’s only October, but Compassion has already begun its Christmas Campaign! The Christmas Gift Fund allows each project to have a Christmas party, and ensures that each child at the project receives a gift. (more…)

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Suchitra and Lipi. By David Adhikary

Christmas Necessities

I know it’s only October, but Compassion has already begun its Christmas Campaign! The Christmas Gift Fund allows each project to have a Christmas party, and ensures that each child at the project receives a gift. (more…)

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Meet Bella

As a young child, Bella didn’t think life was worth living. She and her six siblings lived with her mother in a one room house with a curtain separating the kitchen and living space. She would regularly be sent home from school through failing to pay her fees. But today Bella is living in the […]

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Living on $2 a Day

El Alto is one of the coldest cities in Bolivia, known for its freezing wind, but not many of the people here get to enjoy being under a warm blanket in a cosy house. (more…)

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A Plea to Write More Letters – Part 1

If there is one thing Compassion sponsored children in Ghana cherish most at the project, it is letters from their sponsors. They are the only physical thing the children have to prove that they have some special person somewhere outside Ghana who cares about them and loves them. Some children at the project get loads of letters […]

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