Baptist Global Response
Raka woke up in a dimly lit room with several other young girls. Her neighbor had promised the 10-year-old a high-paying job in their country’s capital but drugged her and sold her to sex traffickers instead.
Labby cried loudly as her parents left her on the first day of preschool. The 3-year-old was overly thin. Her brittle hair and small, black teeth were signs of poor health and poor hygiene.
Baptist Global Response is working with partners in Chile to provide food, supplies and the hope of Christ to survivors of a large and fast-moving forest fire that killed 15 and displaced at least 12,000 people in Valparaíso, Chile.
Several wells in one region of a Central Asian country have deteriorated over the years and now the country’s Ministry of Refugees has asked BGR partners to repair them.
Farmers can’t get back to their fields, so even if a ceasefire happened tomorrow, a food crisis would still emerge in a couple of months.