Baptist Global Response
More than 3,900 received help with livelihood needs through BGR disaster relief projects during the first five months of 2014.
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.
BGR partners helped provide emergency food and water for 5,000 people displaced by fighting in Sudan.
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.