We not only work to end hunger, but to end the cycle of poverty. This is why we support many specific ministries around the world that provide food and meal distribution, agriculture and livestock initiatives, clean water and sanitation and also support micro-enterprise development and job training.
Baptists have long recognized the importance of literacy to helping people understand God’s Word and to functioning well in society. Literacy ConneXus provides training for English as a Second Language ministries that can serve as a community outreach. It also encourages and equips parents to read to their children through family literacy projects.
The Immigration Service and Aid Center project of the Christian Life Commission of the Baptist General Convention of Texas focuses on equipping churches and other organizations to engage the immigrant community along a continuum of ministry options.