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