Smells Like Hope: A girl discovers her inner baker and a brighter future

When Safia’s father went to prison for his inability to repay a loan, life as she had always known it changed intensely and irrevocably. As she wrestled within the throes of depression, she realized her family’s livelihood fell to her. Despite her pain, she picked herself up, found work, and stepped into the role of provider with grace and dignity. Be inspired by reading the rest of her story here!

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Love Gives a Young Woman a Second Chance

Geeta is building a new life for herself. She is learning languages, the art of tailoring, and for the first time, who she really is. Read how love transformed this vulnerable girl into a strong young woman.

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Four Ways to Greet the New Year with Generosity

Can you believe we are approaching the end of January 2019? Make this the year you place generosity at the top of your to-do list. Here are four easy ways to kick off the New Year with open hands and an open heart. 1. Make a New Year’s resolution that’s not about you There’s nothing […]

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English Center Helps Woman Find a Career—And Her Sea Legs

It’s winter—maybe you’re dreaming of a warm cruise in the Caribbean! You might meet Susi on your next one! She dreamed of working abroad, and she finally got her chance after studying English in a class you funded!

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Cosmetology classes give mother hope after prison

“There is therefore now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus.” Romans 8:1

God doesn’t hold our sins against us—so why…

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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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Helen shares about abuse, prison, and hope

Life is unimaginably hard for women around the world. They are abused, discarded, and unjustly imprisoned. But, your dollars are making a difference for so many—like Helen.

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Agriculture Program Changes All Aspects of Life

Your gifts have helped fund a community development program that offers training in agriculture, medicine, and life coaching.

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