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Why do I have an overdue balance on my account? I have set up auto pay
A payment posted in November and I couldn’t find one in December but it says I’m overdue on two payments now.
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Ending our sponsorship after a year and one letter from our child. Sad to go but this is beyond unacceptable.
Sadly, after a year of sponsorship, and giving of nearly $600, we will have to give up our sponsored child in Haiti. When I went to my fi...
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Is it possible to finanically contribute to your sponsored child attending a college or vocational school?
I understand children in Africa can be sponsored until they are 22 years old. After age 18, they would be finished with high school, righ...
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letter from my kids
I have several letter in translation to me from several of my kids some for over a month I just don't understand why none of them are com...
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Contribute towards higher education, with a guarantee that's where the money goes?
I am curious how many other sponsors would contribute to their child's education after they are out of the Compassion program. I sponsor ...
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Finishing Well Program
While I was volunteering at one of Compassion's events, I heard about "Finishing Well" program that is in development, which will replace...
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Communicate to my sponsored child, through a short video!
Hi. Maybe adding a way,on Compassion.com, to record a short video, of yourself talking to your sponsored child? They could see you and he...
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I really would like to hear my child's voice
I really would like to hear my child's voice and I realize they are able to be on computer I would like to face time or video chat with h...
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Compassion centers near Punta Cana in DR
Hello. My parents are going to Punta Cana in DR to get mission training for 3 weeks from January 7 to 28th. They do not sponsor any kids ...
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Is the center responsible for telling you how much each gift cost and how much was received in their local currency?
If you send gifts to your child.... is the center responsible for telling you how much each gift cost and how much was received in their ...
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Company Match reaching those that we are sponsoring
I feel that the company matches I have been doing for the past two years are not reaching the children we are sponsoring. I have seen not...
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Didn't receive a picture of my sponsored child after sending a bday gift of over $60
Hello! I sent a monetary bday gift of $60 to one of my sponsor kids, Obse (ET-385-0172) and she sent me a letter on 3/28 thanking me for...
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when will my new sponsor child be on my account
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New Sponsor Child
I have a new sponsor child and I believe that she has been in the program for a while. I was wondering if it is possible to get past phot...
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Unable to view letters from child
We have been unable to see letters from our sponsored child dated 5/5/17 and6/19/17 on the mobile app. I thought that maybe we just neede...
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Child requests for money after graduation for University
Hi There, I have a quick question. I sponsored a child from Tanzania who recently graduated from the Compassion Program, as he is now 22...
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Compassion projects in Ethiopia
I have heard from my friend that the Ethiopian government devalued the value of the Birr by 15% to boost exports.  It used to be $1 = 23 ...
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Gifting
We gave to our 3 sponsored children and their families for birthdays and Christmas last year (and this year.) I just read the family send...
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Who is the best contact for connecting a Ministry in northern India desparately needing support for the childern.
I am looking for a contact person for childeren in northern India.  Their needs are extreme:  water, sanitation, food and education.  My ...
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Where to e-mail a scanned letter I wrote?
I have written a letter which I would like to send to my child. Rather than mail in a physical copy and have you scan it, it seems easier...
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