Baptist Global Response
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.
BGR partners set up a five-acre model farm to help residents of six mountain villages in the Philippines escape poverty.
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.