A collection of BBF’s news press releases are stored here.
Press Releases in 2019
April 22 – BBF is Responding to Sri Lanka Bombings
Brother’s Brother Foundation is partnering with the Sri Lankan community in Pittsburgh to respond to the Easter 2019 tragedy. The loss of nearly 300 lives in attacks across the island has shocked the community. BBF Staff will continue to monitor the situation and ongoing needs in the coming days. Brother’s Brother has worked in Sri Lanka in the past, most recently through the support of a medical team in January who traveled to the island.
March 29 – BBF is Responding to Midwest Flooding
Brother’s Brother Foundation is partnering with Gleaning for the World to respond to the flooding in the Midwest. Several states including Iowa, Nebraska, and Kansas have experienced record flooding this March. BBF will be partnering to send three containers of relief supplies including blankets and cleaning supplies to the region. Staff will continue to monitor the situation and ongoing needs in the coming days.
Press Releases in 2018
August 28 – BBF Responds to Wildfire Disaster in California
Brother’s Brother Foundation, working with partner organizations Gleaning for the World and North Coast Opportunities in California, recently sent requested donated humanitarian supplies to those in need in California following the recent wildfires.
Press Releases in 2017
BBF has supported the delivery of 31+ trailer loads of donated water, food, medical items etc. for those in need in Florida, Puerto Rico, Texas and the U.S. Virgin Islands with the help of Gleaning For The World and others. This includes more than 11 trailer loads from larger food banks in Pennsylvania, Ohio and Virginia.
Hurricane Relief Information
Press Releases in 2016
Press Releases in 2015
Press Releases in 2014