Africa Child Development Kenya

Abandoned at Birth, Thriving at 11

It takes a village, a church and a sponsor to help the new mother raise the boy.

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More In This Issue: May 2018

Central America Guatemala Health

Zika’s Echo Has Faded Only From the News

The virus’s effects resound in the everyday lives of mothers like Maria and her son, Bryan.

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Family Fun Craft

Maracas

Teach your kids about Latin American cultures while making these fun shakers.

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Week 28 – 3 … 2 … 1 … Blast off!

Burkina Faso  

Compassion children in Burkina Faso are so excited to share more about their lives, their homes and their cultures with you that they’re launching themselves into the air. Speaking of launching, check out Compassion’s new Explorer website for kids!

 Explore Compassion Explorer

Week 28 | 2018

Week 27

Dominican Republic   Child Survival

Carmen was five months pregnant with her daughter, Karla, when a motorcycle accident left her severely burned. Her local Compassion center in the Dominican Republic immediately registered her into the Survival Program, covered her medical costs, and cared for her and her newborn as she recovered. Now Carmen praises God for her life!

 Learn more about the Survival Program

Week 27 | 2018

Week 26 – Treasured photos

Togo  

You probably display a photo of the child you sponsor somewhere in your home, but did you know sponsored children do the same thing with the photos they receive? We hear from children all over the world that photos of their sponsors are some of their most prized possessions. This is true for Ablavi, in Togo, seen here holding a picture of her sponsors. Because of them, her family was reunited.

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Week 26 | 2018