Food and blankets help the displaced survive

Starve or watch his son become a child soldier. Mahmoud risked it all to keep his family safe, and you helped him. Read his featured story in the Christmas Gift Catalog and find ways you can support refugees’ choice to seek safety.

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7 Creative Presents from the Gift Catalog

Maybe you’re the type of person who agonizes over giving someone the perfect Christmas gift. It has to be meaningful, but practical. Unique, yet useful. You can do both! With these seven creative gift pairings inspired by the BGR Christmas Gift Catalog, you can honor your loved ones by purchasing a gift that also makes […]

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Simple hygiene lessons change mother’s world

There are so many women like Sakena in the world—women who love their children but who don’t know how to keep them healthy. No one has ever taught them the basic rules of hygiene.

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Young Man Walks Again After Slum Health Camp Referral for Surgery

God still works miracles! Read the story of 17-year-old Homi to find out how your generosity of $100 toward medical supplies forever changed his life.

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Health Training Helps Woman Detect Early Breast Cancer

Chhavi is facing down cancer one day at a time. And it all started when she learned how to perform a simple breast exam.

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4 Reasons Water Filters Can Change the World

Clean, accessible water is absolutely essential to the well-being of individuals and communities. From hydration to sanitation, water is the main ingredient to survival and development. Unfortunately, approximately 768 million people around the world are forced to use unsafe water sources, while 2.5 billion people lacked adequate sanitation facilities (Source: United Nation’s Children’s Fund). The […]

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Helen shares about abuse, prison, and hope

Life is unimaginably hard for women around the world. They are abused, discarded, and unjustly imprisoned. But, your dollars are making a difference for so many—like Helen.

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Your gifts inspired hope

Elodie’s family was devastated after a fire swept through her apartment building. She was now living in an empty one-room apartment. With your help, caring Christians could quickly get Elodie some crucial items. They knocked on her door and delivered the cooking set you helped purchase from the Gift Catalog–a two-burner stovetop and pots. They […]

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Day Laborer Learns to Grow Ginger

Thanks to friends like you, Surya’s crops are sprouting down a hillside and they provide more income than he found as a day laborer. You helped fund a project that taught him to farm, and now, he can take better care of his family.  

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Empowering the World: Patricia’s Story

This kind woman saw a new opportunity to help her community, so she used her position as a council member to set up an agricultural training.

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