Compassion started working in the Philippines in 1972. Today, there are over 85,000 children registered in our programs through 349 church partners.
of children experience growth stunting as a result of malnutrition
of people live below the poverty line
of people lack access to proper sanitation
Dear Sponsor, I am Noel Pabiona, and I have been the Compassion Philippines Country Director for 13 years now. I am a proud father of two boys, Nathan and TJ. Just like me, both my sons love sports, having fun and ministering to little children and the poor. My boys constantly remind me to be a patient and responsible father, which in turn, reminds me of my heavenly Father’s love and amazing patience for me.open_in_new Read full letter
April Joy Aquino set out on a lifelong journey to serve the poor ever since her mother told her to be helpful. Despite losing their livelihood when a fire destroyed the public market in 1996, April’s mother (Nanay) did not stop telling her to give to people who were in worse living conditions.open_in_new Read more