I Sponsor a Child

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 37 People

    Heres My Problem...

     I sponser a child named mutugi who lives in a kenya.   we write letters back and forth, but they often take several months to arrive, but i am greatful for what we get. i know its not a huge difference, but it makes me feel like i am helping at least one child. The...
    SD2090 SD2090
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Aug 10, 2009

    Love My Child

    Hello! Im sponcering a child thru world vison her name is Yvonne, shes 11 years old and lives in Rwanda, she has only a mother and not a dad who died at war. I sometimes dont know what to write to my special little friend. Ive told her about my family and pets and study-tafe. i...
    missXbonzo missXbonzo
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jun 1, 2010

    I sponsor a child through Compassion

    International. I first heard of Compassion when I mom started sponsoring children and then when I went to Aquire the Fire, Compassion had a booth and presentation there. His name is Jhony. He's 17 and from Boliva. I haven't gotten to write him yet, our sponsorship is fairly...
    arianemariexx arianemariexx
    22-25, F
    Dec 5, 2014

    We sponsor through Children International.

    Jay, Aliyah, and Eddie are all Filipino. Darlingthon is Colombian. They are all three years old.
    ThereToCare ThereToCare
    26-30, F
    Apr 15, 2015

    We sponsor Eddie and three other children

    through a wonderful nonprofit organization called Children International. We are committed to help lift these children out of the poverty cycle and give them a real chance at defining their own futures. Our first step is creating a safe, nurturing environment in which these...
    ThereToCare ThereToCare
    26-30, F
    Apr 17, 2015


     Compassion Ministries My junior year in high school, I lived with one of the most inspirational women in my life. Her name is Gloria Mellender and because of her model in my life, I desired to sponsor a child in Africa whenever I had the opportunity and the finances. ...
    sophiayoung33 sophiayoung33
    22-25, F
    Jan 31, 2009

    Me Too

    My family and another family we're close to got together and sponsored a little Kenyan boy named Ibrahim...he's so adorable, he writes us and draws pictures for us, and i'm so proud of him and how well he's doing. I'm so grateful to be able to do this for him.
    SpartangirlTrojanwoman SpartangirlTrojanwoman
    18-21, F
    Sep 13, 2010

    Just Started With World Vision

    Hello, I am Colleen. My husband and I recently decided to Sponsor a child. Her name is Anna and she is going to be 9 yrs old tomorrow, July 8th, 2013. We chose her on June 12, So I barely had time to try to get a birthday card and gifts for her. I hope it arrives on time for her...
    ColleenTr ColleenTr
    46-50, F
    Jul 7, 2013

    I Sponsor a Child In Kenya

    Her name is Christine and she will be two on 23/11/08. She's beautiful! I have a picture of her in my photo album. I saw her face and fell in love with her eyes. I think she ill filla void for me. I know that with my pain and medication, having children will be a real...
    fresheyes fresheyes
    22-25, F
    21 Responses Nov 5, 2008

    We Also Have A Sponsor Child In Haiti...

    My wife and I have a sponsor child in Haiti. His name is Midoc and he was born in 2002. He has been such a blessing for our family. Because we are believers in sponsorship of needy kids, my wife and I have chosen Compassion International to be one of the charities to receive a...
    johnathanamber johnathanamber
    Aug 2, 2010

    I Have The Money To Give, Why Not? - Compassion International Sponsor

    Thanks to God we have enough money to sponsor children. I am a Compassion International sponsor. I am aware of what children in other countries experience. I know compared to them I am wealthy. The first child I sponsored was 7 at the time. He is in India. I still sponsor him...
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    6 Responses May 5, 2013


    All my dream was to go to Uni after my grade 12, I would like to study Economics, Accounting or Engineering. Was hopping my Dad would be saving for my education. But no African men my dad marriage a second wife and abandon us. I would love to make my mum proud, Please I would...
    University1 University1
    18-21, M
    Jan 22, 2013
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