In the midst of this new COVID-19 Corona virus Worldwide pandemic, Beacon of Hope finds itself in a similar situation that we were in, in 2004.
Notice the Corona Virus statistics below for the four African countries where Beacon of Hope operates, in comparison to California. Even though the African numbers of infections and deaths are way lower than the USA, the African leaders are maintaining a strict shutdown. They do not have the resources or the quality of medical care we have here and they are fearful that if this virus gets away from them it will be devastating to their citizens.
Corona Stats as of Sunday April 19, 2020: