As one of the world’s leading child development organizations, Compassion partners with the local church in 26 countries to end poverty in the lives of children and their families.
Today, more than 1.9 million children are discovering lives full of promise and purpose as they develop in all the different aspects of their lives—their minds, bodies and relationships while discovering God’s love for them in the gospel of Jesus Christ.What is ‘child development?’
“If I could relive my life, I would devote my entire ministry to reaching children for God!” Dwight L. Moody, evangelist
Compassion’s global partnershipCompassion’s vision for developing children has taken root in the hearts and minds of Christians around the globe as they work together to release children from poverty in Jesus’ name.
Our funding countries
Today, Christians in fifteen countries are offering financial support, prayers and letters to the children we serve through the Compassion global partnership.
Australia • Canada • France (SEL) • Germany • Italy • Ireland • Netherlands • New Zealand (Tearfund) Norway• Spain • South Korea • Sweden• Switzerland • United Kingdom • United States
Our field countries
Over 5000 church partners in 26 countries are working to release children from poverty, helping them develop healthy minds, bodies, and relationships, along with a lasting faith in Jesus Christ.
- Dominican Republic
- El Salvador
- Burkina Faso
- Sri Lanka