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.
Hurricanes Irma & Maria: BGR is working with partners on the ground in response to two powerful hurricanes in the Caribbean. Click here to read more about Hurricanes Irma & Maria. To help with the response in Puerto Rico, contact our partners at SEND Relief.
Mexico Earthquake: BGR is supporting local partners to distribute food packets and other basic necessities.
If you wish to help in any of these disasters, you can donate to the general BGR disaster relief fund below.
A magnitude 7.5 earthquake occurred in the state of Oaxaca, Mexico on February 16, 2018. BGR’s area directors are currently assessing the situation with national partners. The first line of teams for the response, if needed, will be local from the area or country.
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.