Baptist Global Response
BGR partners set up a five-acre model farm to help residents of six mountain villages in the Philippines escape poverty.
More than 38,500 people benefited from community development or disaster relief food distribution 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.
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.