Baptist Global Response
BGR partners set up a five-acre model farm to help residents of six mountain villages in the Philippines escape poverty.
Sixty individuals or families started micro-enterprises with the assistance of BGR partners in the first five months of 2013.
Families fleeing a crisis in northern Mali, where famine already was an issue, received emergency food supplies through BGR partners.
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.