YannelyHealing for the Heart

Even if you got to walk through scenes of Yannely's life at the Compassion Experience, there is so much more we could tell you about her incredible story.

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RubenExperience Bolivia

By age 6, Ruben was shining shoes and doing whatever he could to help support his family. Though he was committed to care for them, he envied the life of the street kids, who lived on their own. Ruben had to decide between life on the streets of Cochabamba and the life that God has planned for him.

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ShamimFull Potential

Shamim was nervous. At 9 years old, she had known only one home - the small mud hut she shared with her grandmother. She was safe there, and loved. Her grandmother struggled to provide, but Shamim knew how much she loved her.

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Julian, KiwiThe Staff Changed My Life

Listen in on a roundtable discussion with Compassion alumni, including Julian and Kiwi, who are featured in the Compassion Experience.

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Resources

ResourcesFamily Activity: How to Make a Soccer Ball

Sports can transcend social barriers and create friendships. The most popular team sport in the world is soccer. But how do you play soccer when you can't afford a ball?

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ResourcesTry This Recipe for Delicious Jam

    Mangoes are popular in many tropical countries where Compassion sponsors help children. Mango trees can grow more than 100 feet tall and were even grown in India 5,000 years ago! Help your kids learn how to make mango jam for PBJs this week!   Ingredients for Mango Jam: 2 c. prepared mango (about…

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ResourcesRescued Letters

One of the questions we often hear at Compassion Experience events is, "Do these kids actually read the letters their sponsors send?" The answer is a resounding 'yes!'

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