Baptist Global Response
Sixty individuals or families started micro-enterprises with the assistance of BGR partners in the first five months of 2013.
A total of 1,353 children received education through BGR partners from January through May 2013.
Tobacco farmers in E Asia, kept in poverty by price controls, pursued switching to other cash crops or livestock, with the help of BGR partners who helped set up distribution systems beyond their immediate community.
Distributed items will include buckets, bleach, soap, hand sanitizers, rubbing alcohol, antiseptic, brochures and placards.
There are three major crises going on in the Middle East affecting thousands of families.