Hands of Hope (Croatian Baptist Aid) is a relatively new relationship but with friends that we have known for quite some time through the European Baptist Fellowship. It is a humanitarian organization based in Zagreb, founded by the Union of Baptist Churches in the Republic of Croatia and has been active since 2015. The mission is to prevent human suffering, serve the needy and promote all kinds of humanitarian and social activities and peace. The goal of Hands of Hope is to help individuals and vulnerable groups in society live a life worthy of humankind.
Croatia & Bosnia Needs
Where Most Needed in BGAV Missions
Refugee Food – Bowl of Soup
Provide a cup of hot soup or liquid to a refugee in Croatia/Bosnia.
Provide a relief kit for a refugee in Croatia/Bosnia consisting of oil, sugar, flour, jam, tea, potatoes, soap, toothbrush, toothpaste, razor and pain killer.
Refugee Food Parcel ~12 Meals
Provide basic food items such as beans, rice, peanut butter, jam, raisins, cookies, canned meat and fish, oil, milk, flour, sugar, salt, pepper, a spoon and matches. This is intended for one person, enough to last 3-4 days in Croatia/Bosnia.
Refugee Supply Distribution
Provide for a distribution of supplies event to a refugee community in Croatia/Bosnia.
Winter Protection Supplies – Blanket/Sleeping Bag
Provide a blanket or sleeping bag to a refugee in Croatia/Bosnia.
Winter Protection Supplies – Pair of Shoes & Socks
Provide a pair of shoes and socks to a refugee in Croatia/Bosnia.