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.
If you wish to help in any of these disasters, you can donate to the general BGR disaster relief fund below.
Baptist Global Response is joining local partners in the Indonesian island of Sulawesi in response to a devastating earthquake and subsequent tsunami. The death toll is currently above 1,200 and more than 66,000 homes, roads, and bridges have been destroyed. The initial response will focus on providing food, water, and other immediate needs, including transitional […]
Franco lives in an area that is currently experiencing a devastating economic crisis. And so amid this chaos, Franco grows crops. He’s currently working with other BGR partners on a model farm that both feeds locals and teaches them to feed themselves.
In July, three Kentucky volunteers partnered with BGR to repair eight dysfunctional wells for refugee camps and villages full of people who have been driven from their homes.
Discover how a volunteer’s time and expertise can impact thousands.
BGR local partners are working to reach two isolated districts that currently are unassisted in the massive flooding in Kerala, India.
As this response is winding down, we still ask for your prayers and support. Read more to find ways you can pray.
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.