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18 Sep 2014
Multiply The Cuteness!
Multiply The Cuteness!
What’s even cuter than one baby? Multiple babies! Twins, triplets and quadruplets are born all over the world, including the countries where Compassion works. Check out some of our favourite photos of these cuties!
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10 Sep 2014
Confessions of a CEO: The Letter Writing Difference
Confessions of a CEO: The Letter Writing Difference
Compassion Australia CEO Tim Hanna recently travelled to Haiti, witnessing the struggles of those affected in the 2010 earthquake but also the difference Compassion is making in the lives of children.
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10 Sep 2014
A Cherry on top!
A Cherry on top!
Being retired doesn’t stop Cherry Hill from keeping busy. Passionate about helping children living in poverty, Cherry turned one of her favourite hobbies into a way to raise money and awareness for Compassion.
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09 Sep 2014
Upcoming Events
Upcoming Events
Over the next few months, Compassion events are happening across Australia and we would love you to come along.
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08 Sep 2014
International Literacy Day 2014
International Literacy Day 2014
For the past 49 years, UNESCO has been celebrating International Literacy Day to remind the international community that literacy is a human right and the foundation of all learning. This International Literacy Day, let’s take a look at children in Compassion’s programs who LOVE to read and write.
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05 Sep 2014
Love Letters: The Translation Process
Love Letters: The Translation Process
When you send your letters for your sponsored children into Compassion, the journey is just beginning. Once the letters arrive in the field country offices, there is a team of dedicated translators who work hard to ensure sure your words make their way to your sponsored child in a language they understand.
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04 Sep 2014
Colin & Riley: A Father and Son Adventure
Colin & Riley: A Father and Son Adventure
Colin Buchanan, a leading Australian Christian children’s artist, singer/songwriter, and former Play School host and his 16-year-old son Riley recently visited Manado, Indonesia to experience firsthand the work of Compassion. We invite you to watch this short documentary which aired on the Australian Christian Channel.
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03 Sep 2014
Top 10 Letter Writing Tips
Top 10 Letter Writing Tips
Have you ever sat down to write a letter to your sponsored child and battled with the blank page? You’re not alone! We’re here to help you defeat the writer’s block with our top 10 tips.
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03 Sep 2014
Our Favourite Dad Jokes
Our Favourite Dad Jokes
With Fathers’ Day fast approaching, we’ve got Dad Jokes on the mind here at Compassion Australia. We’ve gathered some of our favourites for some hilarious reading.
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29 Aug 2014
Visiting Haiti: A Supporter’s Experience
Visiting Haiti: A Supporter’s Experience
You have their photos on your fridges and you read their letters, but getting to know your sponsored child by meeting them face-to-face is such an amazing experience. Compassion Australia supporters David and Dianne Smith recently travelled to Haiti to meet their sponsored child Hophney and they share their story with us.
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