The people of Mozambique have been hit by not one, but two horrendous cyclones within the span of two months. The devastation has been horrific. Cyclone Idai had killed more than 600 people ahead of Cyclone Kenneth, which made landfall on April 2008, dumping heavy rains on the capital, destroying 30,000 homes, and displacing over […]
For one elderly grandmother in South Africa, food boxes delivered by BGR partners are easing her worries about hunger, enabling her to start building a life for herself and her three orphaned grandchildren. Granny Esther is, like many other elderly grandparents, faced with the responsibility of caring for the orphaned children in her family, despite […]
Girls who experience human trafficking live in fear and isolation, but through BGR partners in one South Asian country, many of them are now sharing a meal in a community of survivors. Partners have established a home where girls can start a path toward healing and restoration through access to programs, resources, and a loving […]
after Cyclone Idai
Cyclone Idai made landfall on March 14, directly hitting the city of Beira, Mozambique. This devastating cyclone dumped massive amounts of rain in Malawi, Zimbabwe, and Mozambique, resulting in 447 confirmed deaths and over 110,000 people now displaced from their homes. The storm left the city badly damaged by extremely heavy winds and rains. Flooding is […]
From our great volunteers who help with the overseas shipments of buckets: Yesterday afternoon while our Baptist Women group was having the Week of Prayer program, [we checked] out a Bucket of Hope/Love that had just arrived from a church in Tennessee. One bucket can have more Kingdom impact than we can imagine. We are […]
Pray for those receiving our next set of hospice buckets.
Asia, Europe, and Africa
Embed from Getty Images June 20 was World Refugee Day and BGR is thankful for the opportunities to minister God’s love and compassion to millions of displaced people around the world. BGR partners are working tirelessly and sacrificially to help those who have been forced to leave their homes because of war, civil unrest, […]
Guatemalan volcano survivors
As this response is winding down, we still ask for your prayers and support. Read more to find ways you can pray.
BGR partners are responding to the humanitarian crisis developing in Venezuela by working with local partners.
Clean water is the most fundamental component of good health, and it’s a desperate need for residents of a particular Southeast Asian country. BGR partners are drilling 26 wells in needy areas of this nation, where people have little access to clean, safe drinking water. The wells will not only provide potable water but […]