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Stories From the Field

Children International works in 20 countries around the world. These articles tell the stories of sponsored and non-sponsored children, their families, volunteers, and Children International staff who are working to make positive changes in their lives and in the lives of those around them.

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The KU Sport Psychology Lab and Children International Partner to Create a Caring Sports Environment for Kids
KANSAS CITY, Mo., August 16, 2016 /3BL Media/ - The University of Kansas Sport and Exercise Psychology Lab (KUSEPL) and Children International (CI) have partnered to create a caring sports environment for kids in impoverished communities. A coaches’ clinic was held in Guatemala earlier this year where CI staff and volunteers were taught how to utilize sport psychology theory to make their...
Aug 16, 2016 6:05 AM ET
5 Stories of Youth Unemployment Worldwide from the GroundTruth Project
(originally published in The World Post) By Eric Johnson, The GroundTruth Project Right now one-third of young people around the globe, between the ages of 15 and 29, aren’t in school or in the workforce. What are the factors driving this...
Jun 27, 2016 11:00 AM ET
A Shaky Start to a Fantastic Future
A Shaky Start to a Fantastic Future By Emerson Latigay  I am Emerson Latigay, a proud Children International graduate. Today, I am 24 and work at the CI field office in the...
Jan 13, 2016 2:00 PM ET
The Intangibles: The Amazing Results From Children International's Into Employment Program
The Intangibles: The Amazing Results From Children International's Into Employment Program  By Tom Owens I think we do good work at Children International, and to demonstrate that, we use fact-based reporting: outcome...
Dec 21, 2015 9:05 AM ET
Check Out This Dress a Children International Sponsored Teen Made From Recycled Materials
Check Out This Dress a Children International Sponsored Teen Made From Recycled Materials  By Patricia Calderón  As 18-year-old Juleimy poses in a dress she made for a class project, it glitters gold in the afternoon...
Dec 14, 2015 2:05 PM ET

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