Please tell a story about a time when a person or organization tried to help someone or change something in your community:

Act Of Compassion

Compassion international was developed in the early years of 1990's it is on organisation which involves European countries and they aid childrens in Africa who are needy and ophan.These aiders are commonly known as ''sponsors''.this is because they help the children from the age of five to twenty two offer the children sponsored to universities and college. In this organization main aim is to show compassion in whatever they do.these sponsors are not financially stable but they share the little they earn ,so as to help children enroll in their education and putting smiling faces in these children.these sponsors give money to buy uniforms for going to school ,money for paying school fees and give gifts such as christmas gift,birthday gift and other various presents from their own country. These children share their concern in what they are given by writing letters to them and as well the sponsors reply the ;letters,wish cards or the photo and names. These organisation has helped many students to enrole in their Education and even raise the standard of living for their families an gadions as well.After twenty two years in this organization many come out to be very important people in the society.


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  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to knowledge
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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: Under 16 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Nairobi, Kenya
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