Bright Hope News

Updates from Bright Hope and our partners around the world.

Hope is Restored in Zambia After Devastating Storms

Hope Restored in Zambia After Devastating Storms

Monday, May 23, 2016

Samfya, Zambia — In November of last year, a horrific storm hit the town of Samfya, bringing down more than 250 homes in just a few minutes. Roofs were torn off and walls collapsed, leaving many people injured and entire families homeless.
 


You are Invited to Viva Bolivia - May 21, 2016!

You are Invited to Viva Bolivia - Saturday, May 21, 2016

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Hoffman Estates, Ill.—A local group of Bright Hope allies invites you to their family-friendly event, Viva Bolivia!  


A Message From C.H. Dyer, President/CEO

A Message From C.H. Dyer, President/CEO - Spring 2016

Friday, April 22, 2016

Hoffman Estates, Ill. — Hello! Welcome to the first edition of the Ally Connection—Bright Hope’s newsletter. As you browse through each story on the next few pages I pray your heart overflows with joy knowing that YOU have helped make it possible for us to share so much Hope.  


Women in Haiti Equipped to Rise from Poverty

Women in Haiti Equipped to Rise from Poverty

Thursday, April 21, 2016

Haiti — Relentless drought. Nagging hunger. Desperation to find water. This is the harsh reality in Northern Haiti, where Bright Hope’s church partners in three communities are rallying together to help the extreme poor. 


Seasons of Hope Gift Saves Bentry’s Life

Seasons of Hope Gift Saves Bentry’s Life

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Samfya, Zambia — When her husband left her, Veronica returned with her three children to her hometown of Mulisha, Zambia with nothing more than a few items of clothing. Weeks later she gave birth to a baby boy, Bentry.  


In Memory of Pastor Leandro: Our Tribute to a Beloved Chilean Leader

In Memory of Pastor Leandro: Our Tribute to a Beloved Chilean Leader

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Alto Bio Bio, Chile — Chilean pastor, Jose Leandro Naupa Huenupe, passed away in February at age 57 after a long battle with liver cancer.  


Ally Spotlight: The Hirsch Family

Ally Spotlight: The Hirsch Family

Monday, April 18, 2016

Hoffman Estates, Ill. — When recently asked to share how their lives are different than they were five years ago, Bright Hope allies Greg and Donna Hirsch of Palatine, Illinois reply, “Wow. Where do we start?” 


#BrighterThan: This Easter, YOU helped save after-school programs in Bolivia!

#BrighterThan: This Easter, YOU helped save after-school programs in Bolivia!

Monday, April 18, 2016

Bolivia — Last month, we asked you to help us meet a critical need of our church partners in Bolivia: A $38,000 gap in funding for church after-school programs. 


Bright Hope goes 360°!

Bright Hope goes 360°!

Sunday, April 17, 2016

Oruro, Bolivia — In March, we sent a small camera using the latest 360-degree technology to our field staff in Bolivia. The results were incredible! We think you’ll love watching a Bolivian church service and experiencing worship with our partner church bringing Hope to the extreme poor. 


The Gospel Comes to Life: Claude Fanor on Transformation in Haiti

The Gospel Comes to Life: Claude Fanor on Transformation in Haiti

Saturday, April 16, 2016

Lake Zurich, Ill. — Claude Fanor of Pignon, Haiti is an eyewitness: transformation is happening in his country.  


Country Update: Peru

Country Update: Peru

Friday, April 15, 2016

Machu Picchu, Peru — Do you dream of visiting Machu Picchu? This ancient marvel, built by the Inca people in Peru, is visited by thousands of tourists every year. But did you know the Inca’s direct descendants, the Quechua Indians, are widely regarded as lower class and plagued with serious social and spiritual ills, like alcoholism and physical abuse? 


International Women's Day 2016

International Women's Day 2016

Tuesday, March 08, 2016

Hoffman Estates, Ill. — In honor of International Women's Day, we want to celebrate inspiring women across the world who have been empowered through the local church! This Hope and transformation would not happen without the faithful support of our allies. Donate today to ensure women and their families have Hope for Today, Hope for Tomorrow, and Hope for Eternity.