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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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ResourcesThe Impact of Writing Letters

Hear directly from a few Compassion alumni as they reflect on the impact that letters from their sponsors had on their ability to escape from poverty. This same group also spent some time talking about some of their favorite memories from the Compassion program. Are you interested in becoming a sponsor and empowering a child to be…

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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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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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ResourcesFive Ways to Teach Children About the Needs of Others

When our daughter Hailey was 5 she asked, “Are we rich or poor?” At the time, we actually had little in comparison with what’s often expected in our culture. But we also knew that how we answered her question would leave a lasting impression on her sense of abundance. “Hailey,” my wife said, “we have…

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