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How do I become a correspondent?
I'd like to write a child. How do I get on the waiting list for a correspondent child? (This is a new post created from an older convers...
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How much is too much????
I think I may have sent too many letters to my kids. Most I have only sent two at a time but to my sponser children I sent more. To Angel...
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How much do things cost in Rwanda?
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How long does it take to receive confirmation on sponsorship?
How long does it take to receive confirmation on sponsorship?  I began sponsoring a child on October 27th and have yet to receive an emai...
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Gift deadlines
I just began sponsoring a child. His birthday is in March. When should I send a gift and card to ensure he will receive it by his birthday?
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New Child Photo
Noticed a new photo of sponsored child. Is it possible to get a jpeg of my sponsored child, Kevin? My sponsor number is 01373145.
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How to add a 2nd sponsored child to my account but is under my wife's sponsor number
My wife signed up for a second child but now we have separate accounts .I would like both children to be available under one account.
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Letter from child has an X
In my app, it shows I received a letter from the girl my family sponsors but it has an X on it and won’t let me open it. What does this m...
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I sent a Xmas gogt to my child about 6 weeks ago and I don’t see it on my account. Xmas child gift?
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Getting married and would like to change the name on the account
Hi Sarah, I am kind of in the same boat, I would like to change the name on my account to now say "John and Michelle Stevens". I am get...
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Letter wasn’t from my child
I don’t believe the most recent letter I received is for me. Who can I contact to make sure this letter gets to the right sponsor?
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Letters translated but still incomplete
My letters to one of my corresponants is saying translated but still is not completed? All of my other letters from the same time are sho...
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Why can I not see the Christmas gift I gave my child?
Where is the money I sent for my child’s Christmas gift?
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No photo regarding Birthday gift??
I sent a Birthday gift to the little boy I sponsor (Rashidi)and I received my first letter from him but no picture(s) were attached. Se...
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I just sponsored a 4th child but she is t showing up under my account on the app. How do I get her added?
Child I sponsored is t showing up under my account
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CAn you tell me how far in advance. You need to give. Birthday gift? To make sure they get it by their birthday.
Timing of gifts.
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Catalog gift
Hi. I wanted to give my sponsored family something from the catalog, but I wonder if I give them say goats or chickens,will they have a s...
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Letter from child won’t load
I can’t click on my sponsor child’s last letter (dated 11/8). There’s an X on the letter as if there was an error when Compassion uploade...
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Mentioning Santa in Letter
Hi! I am just starting to write Christmas letters to prepare for their Christmas season of sending my children activities. I try to be v...
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I have written a book and would like to send a signed copy to each of my sponsored children. How do I do that?
Sending signed book
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