Hey! It’s Not Fair! – Crazy Climate

Deforestation rates in Africa are twice the average for the rest of the world. Kenya and Zambia only have about 1-5% of their primary forests remaining, threatening the very environment that people rely on. In the Northeastern region of Kenya, there are additional challenges, with conflict, historical grievances based on land ownership, tribal and

Chagas Disease

Chagas disease is a silent killer among the poor in Bolivia. It is transmitted by the Vinchuca insect, which thrives in adobe walls and thatched roofs, common materials used in Bolivian homes. The parasite enters the victim’s bloodstream and can live undetected for decades while quietly destroying their internal organs, especially the heart. If caught

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Pastor’s Living

CBM partners with the Association of Baptist Churches of Rwanda (AEBR) to help restore and renew a country that suffers from high levels of poverty and the legacy of the 1994 Genocide. Effective leadership is needed to bring a hurting community together and provide relevant programming. We seek to equip and empower pastors in local

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Hey! It’s Not Fair! – Mom’s Cooking Up A New Job

CBM is committed to addressing poverty through projects that help families become confident in their ability to either produce or earn enough money to purchase the amount of food necessary for a healthy and active life, as well as cover family expenses for basic needs like health care, school, housing, etc. In Kenya, a

Jireh

Jireh is a program that focuses on the social, physical, spiritual and emotional needs of street children and teens in the populous city of Cochabamba. The program is run by CBM’s partner in Bolivia, the Bolivian Baptist Union (UBB). Together we are working to address the challenges vulnerable youth face each day. About half of

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Food Security

The unspeakable violence and loss of life that occurred in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) during the 1998-2003 civil war and afterward, left millions of people displaced and traumatized. The atrocities of this conflict deeply marred civil society. People lost loved ones, their homes, land, livelihoods and suffered horrendous human rights violations and

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Guardians of Hope

Guardians of Hope (GOH), is CBM’s strategic response to the global HIV and AIDS pandemic. HIV targets people during their most productive years, making economic progress in many developing countries an even greater challenge. People with AIDS do not su er alone - the disease also impacts their families and communities. Because it cuts down

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Hey! It’s Not Fair! – Get Well Soon

It shouldn’t matter where in the world you are born, but it does! The poor in developing countries bear a disproportionate burden of communicable diseases and health issues. They have increased exposure and risk through malnutrition, lack of affordable health care services, poor health and unsafe living conditions. Ultimately, it results in a much