United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child

Established in 1989, this influential treaty outlining the rights of children. When a country ratifies the treaty, they are bound by international law to honor the rights listed in the document. 140 countries have signed the treaty. 

2019 Sponsorship Survey Results

Early in 2019, we asked those who sponsor GlobalFingerprints children about who they are and why they sponsor a child. Over 700 responded. Here are the results. 

God Is a Father to the Fatherless

I fell in love with Rufus the first time I met him. I had traveled across Liberia to a town on the eastern border. He was cute, quiet and shy, but had a sad history.