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Month:  March 2019

Kids on a Mission

OGT’s Indiana Branch in Jonesville had a great group of young helpers with a Thrivent Action team event to sort and inventory disaster supplies that have been collected at their location. Next step is to build the inventory and then assemble the Scrub Buckets to ship to areas of need. The group was definitely a…

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Amazing Volunteers Help Load a Container for Lithuania

Central Iowa Branch volunteers in Clemons had a busy Saturday loading a shipping container full of humanitarian aid for Lithuania. Taurage Evangelical Lutheran Congregation is grateful to be receiving church furnishings, blankets, quilts, linens, clothing, shoes, hygiene kits/supplies, medical equipment, toys, children’s books, school kits/supplies and sports equipment to share with children in orphanages and…

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Check to Help with Flood Relief

On March 17th, Christ Lutheran School in Norfolk, NE hosted a pancake feed with all proceeds going to flood relief through the Orphan Grain Train. Suzie Leffers from Orphan Grain Train, Inc. stopped by during their all school assembly to accept a donation of $3,748.27. She shared how the money will be used to purchase…

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Nebraska Flood Relief Efforts

Orphan Grain Train is accepting donations for the relief of families devastated by the flood waters in Nebraska. The devastation is widespread with numerous towns, farms and homes engulfed with water. For online donations click on Donate to Nebraska Floods or mail your donation to: Orphan Grain Train PO Box 1466 Norfolk, NE 68702 100%…

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