Social Awareness

The Benefits of Youth Apprenticeships in Nigeria

The Benefits of Youth Apprenticeships in Nigeria

The African nation of Nigeria is prioritizing its growth and development. In a tough economic climate of high unemployment and ...
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BRAC Brings Water to People in Need

BRAC Brings Water to People in Need

In the year 1972, Sir Fazle Hasan Abed founded BRAC in Bangladesh. The organization started as a “small relief effort,” ...
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Costa Rica’s New Infrastructure Projects

Costa Rica’s New Infrastructure Projects

On May 4, 2021, President Carlos Alvarado addressed Costa Rica with the State of the Republic, a yearly analysis of ...
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Open Arms: Solving the Migrant Crisis at Sea

Open Arms: Solving the Migrant Crisis at Sea

For many Africans, the Mediterranean Sea is a symbol of social, cultural and financial freedom. Those who choose to migrate ...
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7 Innovations to Increase Access to Clean Water

7 Innovations to Increase Access to Clean Water

Access to clean water is a basic human right, but as of 2017, 884 million people do not have access ...
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Suffering in Silence: The Menstruation Taboo

Suffering in Silence: The Menstruation Taboo

In many impoverished communities, menstruation is a stigmatized issue shrouded in silence, secrecy and shame. Here are just three personal ...
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Tender Conversations With Children and Their Fathers

Tender Conversations With Children and Their Fathers

Compassion photojournalists Javier Elis in Guatemala and J. Sangma in Bangladesh sat down to ask children and fathers about their ...
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Sponsors Share Their Best Letter Writing Tips

Sponsors Share Their Best Letter Writing Tips

For the best letter writing tips, go straight to the experts: sponsors! Recently we put out a call on our ...
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A Gift of Chickens Delivers Hope to a Cambodian Family

A Gift of Chickens Delivers Hope to a Cambodian Family

A gift of chickens brought hope to Sarum, who lives in the Ou Takok community of Cambodia. Poultry seemed an ...
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Odette in Burkina Faso: “Would You Please Pray?”

Odette in Burkina Faso: “Would You Please Pray?”

This month, I want you to meet Odette, a supervisor in our Compassion Burkina Faso office. Odette shared about her ...
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How a Compassion Blog Story Helped Reunite This Rwandan Family

How a Compassion Blog Story Helped Reunite This Rwandan Family

“I was in church when I realized I had 15 missed calls,” Christian shares. “My phone had been on silent ...
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Caring Mother Finds Hope for Her Children

Caring Mother Finds Hope for Her Children

Habtam was a caring mother, but she was also very concerned about finding help for her children. Life was very ...
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