Recent Releases

A collection of BBF’s news press releases are stored here.

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

November 20 – BBF Sends Requested Donations to Malawi

November 15 – BBF Sends Requested Donations to the U.S. Virgin Islands

November 13 – BBF Sends Requested Donations to Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands

September 27 – BBF Partners with Highmark Health & Pittsburgh Metropolitan Area Hispanic Chamber of Commerce to Respond to Hurricane Maria

September 22 – BBF Responds to Hurricane Maria with Pittsburgh Metropolitan Area Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

September 18 – BBF’s Hurricane Harvey and Irma Work Continues 

September 7 – BBF Positions to Respond to Hurricane Irma

September 5 – BBF Sends Relief Shipment in Response to Hurricane Harvey

September 1 – BBF’s Continued Response to Hurricane Harvey in the United States

August 25 – BBF Responds to Hurricane Harvey in the United States

Press Releases in 2016

October 4 – BBF Responds to Hurricane Matthew in the United States and Haiti

August 16 – BBF Responds to Louisiana Flooding

June 24 – BBF Responds to West Virginia Flooding

April 29 – BBF Sends First Earthquake Relief Shipment to Ecuador

April 17 – BBF Responds to Earthquake in Ecuador

Press Releases in 2015

December 29 – BBF Responds to U.S. Tornadoes with Gleaning For The World

October 5 – BBF Responds to Flooding in North/South Carolina from Hurricane Joaquin

April 26 – BBF Responds to Earthquake in Nepal

Press Releases in 2014

November 20 – Global Health Education Outreach Hosts Symposium & Hope Concert For Ebola Awareness.

October 13 – BBF Continues to Respond to Ebola Outbreak in West Africa

October 1 – BBF and Hope For Life In Sierra Leone Respond to Ebola Outbreak in West Africa From Washington D.C. Area

September 17 – BBF Supports Priority Shipments to Ebola Treatment Centers

August 18 – BBF Supports More Shipments to 70 Hospitals and Clinics to Sierra Leone and Liberia

August 6 – BBF Loads Four Container Shipments For Haiti, Dominican Republic and Rwanda

August 4 – BBF Supports Sierra Leone and Liberia in Wake of Ebola Outbreak

July 30 – BBF Responds to Requests for Medical Assistance on Three Continents

July 8 – BBF Responds to Ebola Outbreak from BBF/Virginia

June 23 – BBF Responds to Ebola Outbreak in West Africa

March 13 – BBF President Luke Hingson Visits Sierra Leone

January 31 – BBF Announces Officers and New Trustees for 2014

January 11, – BBF Responds to West Virginia Chemical Spill Needs

 

Archived Press Releases