As this response is winding down, we still ask for your prayers and support. Read more to find ways you can pray.
BGR partners are responding to the humanitarian crisis developing in Venezuela by working with local partners. They plan to improve and expand a training facility’s electrical and water systems so they can teach more than 5,000 people how to produce food and potable water. Trainees also will learn organic gardening, animal husbandry, well-drilling, water purification, […]
Clean water is the most fundamental component of good health, and it’s a desperate need for residents of a particular Southeast Asian country. BGR partners are drilling 26 wells in needy areas of this nation, where people have little access to clean, safe drinking water. The wells will not only provide potable water but […]
Pray that God will bring a supernatural, divine comfort, unrelenting peace and swift resolution.
In December, a fire broke out in the slums of a large, Sub-Saharan Africa city. Many families lost their homes and property. BGR partners began gathering information about those affected and sought ways to show Christ’s love. They reached out to BGR for help providing mattresses, bed linens, cooking utensils, pots, hygiene kits, and stoves. […]
Families in a volatile region of South Asia once constantly feared attack. The government evacuated many of them over a year ago for security concerns. These families returned to their villages recently and discovered that floods and mortar shells had destroyed their houses and barns. Many still live in camps and temporary shelters and haven’t […]
BGR partners in the Bahamas are still ministering to Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Maria survivors. Relief work has progressed slowly because all supplies must come from Miami. Boats are sporadic and don’t always visit the islands each week. Workers have encountered communication difficulties, as well, between the islands and the people who can help […]
BGR partners are working with communities in a Central Asian region to operate a tuberculosis clinic. The country in which this clinic is located ranks very high for new cases of this disease, but the area has no facilities available for treating it. The people experience roughly 6,000 to 8,000 cases of tuberculosis each year, along with many relapse […]
Baptists of Togo are collaborating with BGR partners to help chronically ill and terminal patients. They are testing a model for integrating home health into the local church’s work by distributing BGR Hospice Care Buckets to the homebound and training local nursing staff and students in basic health care and counseling. This project will directly […]
BGR partners are offering general health and hygiene training to rural communities in a Southeast Asian region. They are meeting urgent physical needs while developing relationships and mentoring rural community teachers who can assist with health issues. The teachers are trained to provide courses on pre-natal care, nutrition, and general health and hygiene principles. As […]