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Can you explain why my sponsored child looks so clean, healthy and well dressed?

Last Updated: May 30, 2018 11:57 am

Looks can be deceiving. The photographs do not show the appalling conditions in which these children live or the hunger and abuse many experience. Compassion believes in maintaining the dignity of the poor. For this reason, as much as we are able, we try to ensure the children are photographed in clean clothes.

Learn more about why your sponsor child may not “look poor”.