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How a Group of Quilters is Wrapping Children in Comfort United States
Fifi and a quilt she made
Aug 14, 2019 -
 
Sometimes, the best way to serve others is by doing the thing you love the most.
 
Fifi Dickey has been sewing since she was a child. She studied interior design and enjoys combining colors and patterns. “It relaxes me,” she explains. “I can pray while I’m sewing.”
The Language of a Better Africa: How One Student is Ready to Take on Pollution, Addiction, and Women's Issues Sierra Leone
Young Patrick in Sierra Leone
Aug 8, 2019 -
 
Patrick Vandi has done many things that he never dreamed of being able to do: he is in university, he’s applying for law school, and this summer, he was selected to attend a prestigious leadership conference.
 
9 Bite-Sized Pieces of Good News that Prove the World Becoming is a Better Place Uganda
Jul 30, 2019 -
 
If you pay much attention to the news, you might be feeling bummed out about the state of the world. But what if we told you that there’s more to the story? That the world is actually getting better?  
 
A Blessing That Goes Both Ways: Sponsors Meet Their Sponsored Child After 18 Years! United States
Steven and the Kitsap County Clerks, his sponsors for 14 years
Jul 24, 2019 -

 

They stood behind the security checkpoint, hands clasped, tears welling up in their eyes, staring at the face that had smiled from their file cabinets, fridges, and bulletin boards for the last two decades.

 

Wordless Wednesday: Summer Fun Malawi
A child wearing oversized sunglasses
Jul 3, 2019 -
 
Do you need a hump day pick-me-up? Something to make you smile? Something to get you in the mood for the summer?
 
Children of the Nations is here to help! Enjoy these adorable photos of children rocking some sunglasses—we dare you not to smile!
 
How Well Do You Know Malawi? (Fun Quiz) Malawi
Malawian flag
Jun 23, 2019 -
 
1. July 6 is Malawi’s Independence Day. From which European country did Malawi declare its independence?
 
     a. France
     b. Spain
     c. Belgium
     d. the United Kingdom 
Angelina Was Homeless, But You Are Sending Her to College Dominican Republic
Angelina
May 16, 2019 -
 
Angelina knew she would have to work hard to achieve her dreams. She was born in Altagracia, an impoverished batey in the Dominican Republic. A batey is a shantytown originally built for migrant sugarcane workers. Within the batey, Angelina lived with her mother and seven siblings in a tiny house. 
 
Former Orphan Who Tended Goats to Survive Now Attends College Sierra Leone
May 15, 2019 -
 
An orphan in Sierra Leone, West Africa, Amidu was the last to eat in the various families that took him in. They saw him more as a worker than a family member. So until he was nine years old, he spent his days tending goats—and not in school.
 
Worship God and Help Children with For All Seasons United States
Worship
Apr 8, 2019 -
 
An exciting opportunity for you to worship God and help children in need is coming your way! For All Seasons, the new hit worship band, is partnering with Children of the Nations to bring you A Night of Worship.
You Gave Life-Saving Care to Susan Uganda
Child treated at COTN clinic in Uganda
Mar 12, 2019 -

Susan from Uganda knew that the terrible shaking could happen at any time—at school, while she was doing chores, when she was with her friends. Sometimes, the tremors were so bad, Susan lost consciousness.