Browsing Category: Disaster Relief

Second Shipment Arrives in Maui

OGT’s second shipment of aid to Maui was unloaded last week with plans to be distributed soon. The container included Mercy Meals, various food, memorial crosses donated by Lutheran Church Charities, generators and other aid from the Norfolk warehouse. Thank you, OGT supporters for making these much-needed shipments possible.

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Aid Delivered to The Way in Wingo Kentucky

Wisconsin Branch volunteers loaded nearly 17,000 pounds of various foods, 20,520 Food for Kidz meals, school kits, toys, household items, hygiene kits and other goods for The Way Community Center in Wingo, KY. The Way is a ministry that continues to help families whose homes were destroyed by recent tornadoes, those living in poverty and…

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Maui Wildfire Relief

Orphan Grain Train has distributed our first air-cargo shipment of requested food, water, wheelchairs and other items to Maui on Tuesday, August 22, 2023!  Rev. Ralph Schmidt, OGT’s Director of Donor Advising and Chris Singer; Lutheran Church Charities, was in Maui working with Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Kahului, Maui and helped distribute OGT’s relief aid…

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