Meeting immediate needs that aid in survival and inspire Hope for the most vulnerable individuals or communities.

“He saves the needy…

So the poor have hope…”

JOB 5:15-16

Your Contribution Can Bring Immediate Relief

The communities Bright Hope serves are in a vicious cycle of poverty and crisis. We are asking you, our Allies in this fight against extreme poverty, to support one of our most urgent programs to empower the poor.

Most Urgent Needs Such as Food + Water


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Vitamins + Medicine


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Serving Those Earning Less Than $2 A Day.

Bright Hope is a registered 501(c)(3) charity, and a member of the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability. We envision a world where under-resourced, local, in-country churches transform their communities and bring Hope to the extreme poor. We have been engaging the local church around the world for more than 50 years in the global fight against extreme poverty in their communities.

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