Your Year-End Checklist

Make the final days of 2018 count for people in need with this year-end checklist.

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Your stocking stuffer gifts can make an impact this Christmas!

Stuff your family’s stockings with a gift that shows them your care for a world in need.

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7 Creative Presents from the Gift Catalog

Maybe you’re the type of person who agonizes over giving someone the perfect Christmas gift. It has to be meaningful, but practical. Unique, yet useful. You can do both! With these seven creative gift pairings inspired by the BGR Christmas Gift Catalog, you can honor your loved ones by purchasing a gift that also makes […]

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4 Reasons Water Filters Can Change the World

Clean, accessible water is absolutely essential to the well-being of individuals and communities. From hydration to sanitation, water is the main ingredient to survival and development. Unfortunately, approximately 768 million people around the world are forced to use unsafe water sources, while 2.5 billion people lacked adequate sanitation facilities (Source: United Nation’s Children’s Fund). The […]

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Kentucky volunteer team provides clean water for thousands

In July, three Kentucky volunteers partnered with BGR to repair eight dysfunctional wells for refugee camps and villages full of people who have been driven from their homes.

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Water Project Helps Mother Greenlight Son’s Wedding

Phyu was overjoyed to have enough water to clean everything ahead of the wedding. By the day of the ceremony, the well was outfitted with a pump and storage tank—enough water to supply the entire village for a year.

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Friends Like You Helped Bless a Clinic with a Restroom

Until recently, Yao’s clinic didn’t even have a restroom. The toilets you have helped fund are not only hygienic but they also have attachable showers to help locals keep their entire bodies clean.

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A Story of Latrines and Love

When you decide to click donate for BGR, you decide to help people in need. People like, Vergilio, whose village needed a latrine.

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Restoring Dignity in a Drought

A drought can cost people more than food and water, it can cost them their lives. That’s why the water wells you have helped fund for communities like Leleti’s mean so much.

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The Miracle at the Well

Not long ago, Pastor Adama and his church operated a well-drilling project with help from BGR. The community desperately needed the well, but prejudice still blinded the local people.

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