Child Sponsorship FAQ

Please complete your sponsorship within 30 minutes.

The child you selected is reserved for your consideration for a limited amount of time. We want to give each child an equal opportunity to be sponsored.

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Please call us at 800-336-7676, Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. MT to speak with a Compassion Representative.

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I can’t be anything but kind. I’m kind because my sponsor was kind to me.

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Whoever is kind to the poor lends to the Lord, and he will reward them for what they have done.

- Proverbs 19:17

Child Sponsorship Questions

When it comes to sponsoring a child, the decision is not one to be entered into lightly. It’s important to do your research and get answers to all your child sponsorship questions. We have compiled a list of the most frequently asked child sponsorship questions and provided answers to help you as you research.

Many of the most common child sponsorship questions focus on the topic of finances. If this is something you’re interested in, read through the questions. We have lots of information regarding how your funds are used in the sponsorship process.

Another topic common among child sponsorship questions is regarding specifics about your relationship with your sponsored child. Our answers cover things like your sponsorship commitment, our gift policy, letter writing and communication, and much more.

Helping you find answers to all your child sponsorship questions is important to us. Please let us know if you have a question that is not included on this page, and we’d be happy to answer it!