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Education matters

Education matters – it’s a fact! In developing countries, every additional year of education can increase a person’s future income by an average of 10 per cent.* This is why it’s so exciting that Compassion cares for every area of a child’s life including their education. Through sponsorship donations, children are given the equipment, uniforms […]

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Photo Friday – Only the Beginning

I missed my graduation from university. I was working in another country and didn’t have the opportunity to get back. It would have been good to be there, but it just wasn’t possible. On Tuesday, I had the privilege of watching the graduation of the Leadership Development Programme students in Rwanda. Now this is not […]

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The Story of Merly Anai Figueroa

Merly Anai’s two-room plywood home with a missing door is at the top of a steep hill. As I walk inside the small house, the uneven dirt floor makes my steps uncertain as I greet Merly Anai, who stares at me with wide eyes, probably wondering who is this stranger, and what does she wants […]

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