Six Compassion-sponsored children have given us a peek at where they keep the letters from their sponsor. Children really do treasure every single letter, card and photo that you send!
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We’ve been asking children what questions they would love their sponsor to answer in their letters. Here’s what they came up with…
Writer’s block, that dreaded feeling when a blank page is staring you in the face and you are pretty sure it is on the verge of mocking you.
Dear sponsor, My name is Ginsely. I live in the Dominican Republic. My story changed when Compassion, with my sponsor and also the team of my church came into my life. When I was in the Compassion programme I don’t know if my sponsor knew how big was the impact of her taking the time […]
Ever wondered if your letters are really making a difference to your sponsored child? Three Compassion sponsored children and their project workers have been telling us why letters are so important…
My name is Benson. I am orphaned so I live with my grandmother, aunt and sister. Before I was sponsored I used to be always sick and my grandmother could not afford to take me to hospital. This was too hard for me and my family.
Have you considered sending a financial gift to your sponsored child or their family? There’s many ways you can bless your child, their family or the Compassion project… Sending photographs is really important. A sponsored child can see their sponsor and are able to focus their prayers on a real person’s face. You can also send […]
Just as children like Precious get a lot of letters from their sponsors, there are also some children like Beatrice, who has never received a letter from her sponsor. She knows nothing about her sponsor except that she is female, judging from her name.
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 […]
With your sponsored child being half way across the world, living in a completely different culture and context, it can be hard to know what to say to encourage them. To help you, we’ve put together a list of 10 things your sponsored child needs to hear in your next few letters.