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Our Mission


In loving response to Christ, the Servant, the Orphan Grain Train movement encourages and enables God's people to share personal and material resources in bringing Christ's name and character to needy people both far and near.

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Individuals Served

5.4 Million Meals

Last fiscal year nearly 5.4 million fortified rice meals were shipped to those hungry and malnourished worldwide.

Cost Vs Operations

1.95¢ / $1.00

Only 1.95% of every dollar spent goes for administration and fundraising. 98.05% goes for helping those in need in the US and worldwide. Orphan Grain Train's Wish List

Weight Moved

44.1 Million Dollars of Aid

Last fiscal year more than $44.1 million worth of humanitarian aid and food was shipped to people in need in the US and around the world.

We serve from 27 locations located across the United States.

Orphan Grain Train has volunteers in 27 locations across the United States who gather clothing and other relief supplies for destitute people around the world. They also raise the money to send these relief goods and food where most needed. Find a location near you to climb aboard the train and serve those in need.

Current Relief Efforts

Danke – Thank you!

Orphan Grain Train would like to Give a Big ‘Thank You’ to everyone that came out to ‘Oktoberfest in May’  Thank you to our generous and dedicated donors! I think this was a record Big Give for gifts this year. We raised $13,...

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Thrivent to Match for Tornado Relief

Thrivent to provide disaster relief As the recovery continues from the tornadoes that recently devastated communities, we need your support now more than ever. Make a donation and Thrivent will amplify your impact! For every $2 donated to our organiz...

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Disaster Relief for NE, IA & OK

We Need Your Help for Tornado Disaster Relief Supplies Orphan Grain Train is working with organizations accessing the damage from the destructive tornadoes that ripped through parts of Nebraska, Iowa and Oklahoma recently.  The outpour of help from ...

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