With school closures, event cancellations, and travel restrictions on the rise in countries around the world, the reality of life with a coronavirus outbreak is increasingly sinking in. The new coronavirus, or COVID-19, has infected over 200,000 people across the globe and has required governments, cities, towns, and individual families to alter their daily routines in an attempt to halt the expansion.
While life may be slowing down for many, BGR continues its mission to show the love of Christ to those in need amid the outbreak. With active COVID-19 responses occurring on three continents, BGR is at the ready, distributing masks and hand sanitizers, giving food boxes to those in need, and equipping hospitals to handle the influx of patients.
COVID-19 is upending life for millions of people across the globe. Jobs are disappearing, borders are closing, and the most fundamental needs are at risk of going unmet. BGR and local partners in countries around the world are responding to this unprecedented moment in history. From Asia to Africa, Europe to the Americas, we have […]
Four stories of goodwill and generosity to brighten the shadow of pandemic The Coronavirus has gripped the globe in a pandemic of illness, but also one of fear and uncertainty. With new cases and fatalities being reported daily around the world, it’s far too easy to allow despair and discouragement to hallmark this moment in […]
Dear BGR donors and partners, Since news of the coronavirus threat first emerged up until today, a lot has changed. In fact, most of us are experiencing change at such a quick pace that it’s hard to wrap our heads around what is happening in the world around us. From daily reports of new infections, […]
The new coronavirus, COVID-19, has significantly altered the way daily life looks and is experienced in countries all over the world. In particular, with over 200,000 cases now being reported, the past several days have been defined by significant lifestyle changes for Americans. Schools are closing; restaurants are shutting their doors; and offices are sending […]
In light of the uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 outbreak, BGR is taking steps to ensure that our partners are supported and that our team and community are safe. Our hearts ache for those already impacted by this virus. We have been responding in multiple areas around the globe and will continue to do so in […]
Photo by Macau Photo Agency on Unsplash As of February 28, 2020, more than 80,000 cases of coronavirus have been documented across the globe, with that number growing every day. BGR has been in consistent communication with our partners throughout East Asia to determine how we can best help in containing the virus and ministering to those who […]
As the coronavirus circles the globe, the livelihoods of many are at risk. Many businesses are closing their doors for the foreseeable future, which means many people will find it very difficult to purchase enough food to feed their families. Unfortunately, most of those affected will not be assisted by outside sources. BGR is partnering […]
Many countries around the world are experiencing a shortage of essential supplies due to COVID-19. These items are increasingly required for people who are leaving their homes to go anywhere. If they walk the dog, go to the supermarket, or check their mail, they are required to wear a mask. The rapid depletion of masks […]