International Relief

BCFS Systems’ international division – Children’s Emergency Relief International (CERI) – provides humanitarian aid for children and families living in impoverished conditions in developing countries throughout the world.

CERI is a health and human services organization dedicated to the long-term care of orphans, vulnerable children, youth and their families in crisis, so they may grow to live healthy and productive lives.

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Southeast Asia

In Sri Lanka, CERI operates child sponsorship programs, foster care, microloans and trauma and loss counseling for children.

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Eastern Europe

In the poorest countries in Eastern Europe, CERI operates child sponsorships, transitional care for youth, mission trips and more.

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In Africa, CERI provides food and essentials to several orphanages, deploys medical mission trips to AIDS-affected areas, and much more.

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Latin America

In Mexico, CERI builds & renovates homes in the slums, supports several orphanages, and deploys mission trips to operate children’s programs.