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Advocating for children—a family affair

When Carol Wilson went on an Exposure trip to Nicaragua to meet her sponsored child, it didn’t just change her life—it changed her entire family! Carol: I first sponsored a child with Compassion in 2005. I was drawn to Compassion because I had come to believe that it was vital for children to hear the […]

date: March 2, 2016
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Dads making a difference

At Compassion Canada, we are so blessed by our volunteers who give of their time and energy to help one child at a time get the care and support they need. And since Father’s Day is coming up, we wanted to celebrate just a few of the amazing dads who volunteer for Compassion. We have […]

date: June 10, 2015
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Prayer for moms

At Compassion, we believe that “the prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective” (James 5:16). We also know that, though we give our best efforts to serve this ministry, we need God’s blessing and His Spirit’s guidance. That’s why prayer is so important to Compassion’s ministry (and why we have an army of […]

date: May 3, 2015
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My Compassion story

Jenn Phipps is a Volunteer Advocate with Compassion Canada. I have been volunteering with Compassion Canada for about five years, since 2009. I got started by reading about the Compassion Blogger trips in the U.S. What makes me most excited about sharing our story is helping existing sponsors engage with their sponsored child and spreading […]

date: September 1, 2014
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We love our volunteers!

This is National Volunteer Appreciation Week, and, boy, do we appreciate our volunteers. Canadians have big hearts: 47 per cent of Canadians volunteer every year. 2.1 billion hours are volunteered by Canadians every year. That’s the equivalent of 1.1 million full-time jobs! And we think our Compassion Canada volunteers are the best of the best. More […]

date: April 3, 2014
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Connecting your kids with your sponsored child

North American children have much to offer the world and much to offer a sponsored child. Renowned children’s author Sally Lloyd-Jones reminds us, “Children need to know they’re part of something bigger.” Sponsorship offers the opportunity to invite your children into a global story. Here are three ways your child can get involved: Letter Writing […]

date: August 2, 2013
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