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We marvel at God’s beauty reflected in every child’s face (see gallery below).
And we salute those fighting the impact of poverty on vulnerable babies around the world—EVERYDAY HEROES like local church pastors working among the poor, Compassion-trained Survival Specialists, courageous moms in difficult circumstances, and caring U.S. bloggers and fund-raisers making a difference with their words and networks. Read their stories and find your heroic contribution.
Stories of Moms
In Wolisso, Ethiopia, hope is something often wished for but seldom realized. Such was the case for 25-year-old Fantu Shume. With her husband unemployed and the cost of living ever on the rise, Fantu did what she could to provide … Read more
Called to work within the community where he grew up, Pastor Markus Tirkey serves mothers and children in east India.
Born and raised a Hindu in Tukuria, a crowded tea garden community in northeast India, Markus Tirkey encountered God at an early age. After a local pastor prayed for him, he was completely healed of life-threatening asthma. His healing so … Read more
Born and raised in Wolisso, Ethiopia, Wolisso Mulu Wongel Believers’ Project Representative Solomon Fekadu knows all too well how extreme poverty affects a community. He saw it in the eyes of grieving mothers who had to bury their children before … Read more
Yesterday as part of the El Salvador bloggers trip we visited a church in El Salvador that runs a Compassion Child Survival Program for local moms. Heather Whittaker was with us, and really enjoyed caring for the babies we met and experiencing the stories of these moms. Read more
These babies (and many more) are alive and healthy because of the Child Survival Program.
Stories of Hope
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