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A young boy, teddy bear in hand, walks toward the Colombian border

If you had to flee your home what would you bring?

This year on Giving Tuesday, help families fleeing the humanitarian crisis in Venezuela experience hope by providing much needed food, medicine and clothes.

date: November 25, 2019
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Outlove Poverty - Compassion Canada gift Guide 2020

Outlove poverty with a Gift of Compassion

Compassion Canada launched its annual Gifts of Compassion catalogue this week with a call for Canadians to make big impact through small but targeted giving.

The campaign which invites Canadians to outlove poverty, is a practical way for Canadians to make substantial impact in the lives of children and their families living in poverty around the world.

date: November 5, 2019
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Allison and Barry pose in front of a blue Compassion backdrop.

The Top Ten of Compassion Canada’s CEO Succession Gala

[5 minute read] On October 25, the Compassion family gathered to mark a significant milestone in Compassion Canada’s history.

date: November 1, 2019
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Compassion Canada named one of Canada’s Best Charities in 2020

Compassion Canada was named by Maclean’s magazine as one of Canada’s Best Charities in 2020.

The list, vetted and released each year by the magazine, is compiled to help Canadians “make smarter, more effective decisions about charitable giving,” especially in the lead up to the Christmas giving season.

date: October 31, 2019
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Star Baseball Player Makes Life-Changing Impact with Compassion

22 years ago, Major League Baseball star, Albert Pujols, left the Dominican Republic. But the Dominican Republic never left him.

date: October 31, 2019
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Allison Alley - President and CEO of Compassion Canada

Allison Alley becomes Compassion Canada’s new President and CEO

Allison Alley became the 4th President of Compassion Canada on October 25, 2019

date: October 27, 2019
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Visiting sponsors, visitors, adult men and women, parent, mothers and fathers, with their children, sons and daughters, families, stand together in a large circle holding hands and praying, prayers, with each other during a prayer time at the center.

Compassion Canada invites volunteers to join Value One campaign

This Fall, if every volunteer across Canada is able to find a sponsor for one child, over 600 children waiting for a sponsor will experience transformation.

date: October 16, 2019
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Meet 3 Unstoppable Girls Breaking Barriers Around the World

Today is International Day of the Girl! In honour of this year’s theme, GirlForce: Unscripted and Unstoppable, we wanted to introduce you to some strong and beautiful girls paving the way for freedom in their area of passion. Let’s meet them! ____ Name: Cleidy Country: Guatemala Passion: Physical Disability Advocacy Beautiful Cleidy was born without […]

date: October 11, 2019
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Little boy, Felix gives his cow a drink of water out of a green bucket.

#PasstheMilk Update: Felix got a cow!

In this story: How Canadians made a massive impact through Giving Tuesday 2018 How a cow is changing the life of a mother-son duo in Rwanda ____ Do you remember Felix? His mother, Freya*, struggled to provide Felix and his siblings with their basic needs because of her HIV. The local Rwandan church saw many […]

date: August 29, 2019
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a portrait of Barry. He is wearing a blue shirt and black blazer, sitting and looking into the distance.

Celebrating Barry: 36 faithful years

Faithfulness. In my role as chair of Compassion Canada’s board of directors, I’ve had ten years to work closely with Dr. Barry Slauenwhite and observe this fruit of the Spirit exemplified in his life and work. Barry is a hard worker, always willing to take on the extra assignment. There were many times when he […]

date: July 12, 2019
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