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Month:  September 2018

Community in Lithuania Thankful for Support

Wisconsin Branch volunteers loaded aid on August 8th to a new recipient, Evangelical Lutheran Deacon Assembly ‘Sandora’ in Kretinga, Lithuania. They sent these pictures of unloading along with a short ‘thank you’. “Your shipment had arrived successfully and was unloaded in Kretinga. At the moment we are preparing it for a giveaway. Our community is…

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Donations Will Serve Many in Latvia

Central Nebraska Branch volunteers were humbled to load quilts, clothes, bikes, toys, school supplies, sewing machines/supplies, diapers, hygiene kits, hospital beds and equipment for those in desperate need in Latvia. Pastor Eglitis with Gaujaslici which offers a homeless shelter, food kitchen, and Christian camps is always grateful for the wonderful donations that will serve many.

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Thivent to Match up to $1 Million

As historic rains bring rising floodwaters, devastation and casualties to our communities, we need your support now more than ever. Make a donation today to help communities affected by the hurricane and Thrivent will double your impact! Thrivent will match up to $1 million in personal donations made online through Thrivent.com to specific disaster relief organizations helping…

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Helping Marshalltown Iowa After Devastating Tornado

On July 19th a F3 tornado ripped through Marshalltown, IA leaving behind 89 homes and 7 businesses destroyed and another 525 homes severely damaged. Many families are displaced and struggling with daily tasks with not having a home. Central Iowa Branch delivered 25 quilts, 10 pillows and 3 boxes of clothes to Trinity Lutheran Church…

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International Fest Fun

Lithuanian dancers, a Scottish bagpiper, a Liberian singing duo- capped off with a rendition of “Proud to be an American”- were all part of the Maryland International Fest Fundraiser. Food ran the gamut from oysters to gazpacho. A Silent Auction, Bake Sale, and our short videos gave the crowd of 125 various activities to keep…

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