Child Sponsorship launches Apollo to success 18 May 2022

Child Sponsorship launches Apollo to success

Most school children worry about their homework, or whether their best friend is going to be in class, but that was not Apollo Kagwa’s experience growing up in Kampala, Uganda.

Sponsor gift leads to unusual pet for Solen 22 January 2023

Sponsor gift leads to unusual pet for Solen

A gift from Solen’s sponsor allowed the family to buy a cow to increase their income, but the 11-year-old claims the calf as a pet and names it after her sponsor.

The infant survival programme saving lives in Indonesia 20 July 2022

The infant survival programme saving lives in Indonesia

One year ago, Tearfund launched its first Mums and Bubs programme through our partner, Compassion. Kiwis responded, and this year we were able to support two amazing groups of mums and their little ones in Kupang and North Maluku, Indonesia.

What gift does the child you sponsor get at Christmas? 24 October 2022

What gift does the child you sponsor get at Christmas?

From bedding to clothes to toys, here’s a peek at the types of gifts the child you sponsor may receive this year… 

Twelve heart-melting pictures of kids with their animal buddies 18 October 2022

Twelve heart-melting pictures of kids with their animal buddies

Animals can help people in poverty and provide companionship and joy to children. Read our blog showing 12 sponsor kids and their favourite animals!