When a disaster strikes, BGR is not far away with excellent disaster response. Working through our expert staff, local partners and trained volunteers, we provide food, water, shelter, medical help, and hope to those who have experienced life-devastating disaster events.
Rohingya Refugee Crisis: 400,000 Rohingya peoples have been forced to flee their homes to a neighboring country due to religious and ethnic fighting. BGR partners have responded by providing basic necessities.
Crisis in Venezuela: BGR is working with local partners both inside and outside the country to find appropriate ways to help with food supply that doesn’t threaten or cause issues for our implementing partners. Click here for more information.
If you wish to help in any of these disasters, you can donate to the general BGR disaster relief fund below.
On July 29, a 6.4-magnitude earthquake hit the Indonesian island of Lombok, causing 16 deaths and damaging several communities. BGR responded quickly, working with a Singaporean response team to assess needs. But then, a second earthquake, measuring a magnitude of 7.0, struck the same vicinity on August 5. Neither the team members nor their national partners sustained […]
“It is amazing. What touched me the most was hearing [a local Christian] talk about how he has bought into this project. He has fallen in love with what God is doing at the camp and how it is blessing so many people.”
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. […]
Hurricane Irma wreaked havoc in the Caribbean during the past few days, and now our teams are on their way to assess damage and needs. Please pray for disaster recovery efforts.
Pray for those in the midst of crisis from flooding in South Asia, mudslides in Sierra Leone, crisis in Venezuela, and Hurricane Harvey in the US.