Since 1989, Debbie has been a supporter of Children International. She recently visited sponsored children in the Philippines. Her trip included meeting an impoverished family who lived in a cemetery and reuniting with one of her first sponsored children who is now a successful adult with a family.
Children International provides health and educational support to over 335,000 children and their families in 11 countries around the world with the support over 200,000 donors. The charity values its relationship with Debbie and her willingness to raise awareness for global child poverty and a solution of one-to-one child sponsorship as a means to fight poverty.