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4th Shipment of Food En Route to Texas

OGT purchased a little over $15,000.00 worth of groceries from Lou’s Thrifty Way in Norfolk, NE and shipped them to Trinity Klein Lutheran Church in Spring, TX to help fill the shelves at their food pantry. This is OGT’s fourth shipment of food to help with hurricane relief efforts. Thank you for your continued financial…

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NAHA in Black Hawk, SD Blessed with Gifts

The Wisconsin Branch volunteers were busy loading 198 boxes of blankets and quilts, 934 boxes of clothing, 9,500 pounds of edible beans and vegetables, medical supplies, hygiene supplies and toys for Black Hawk, SD. Native American Heritage Association (NAHA) distributes the goods and food among organizations and families on several reservations. Thank you to our…

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500 Baby Quilts Donated in 3 Years

Since October 2015, Arline Lanckriet, her sister-in-law Irene and daughter Linda from St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Julesburg, CO have made over 500 baby quilts and donated them to OGT Rocky Mountain Branch. It warms their heart to know children throughout the world are cuddled in the quilts and prayerfully feeling warmth and love. Thanks…

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Two Texas Missions Benefit from Shipments

Recently Wisconsin Branch shipped two domestic loads of supplies and food. The first load was filled with hygiene supplies, stuffed toys, school supplies and backpacks, quilts, blankets, linens, clothing, shoes and 10 pallets of potatoes and 1 pallet of edible beans for Mission Emanuel in Mercedes, Texas. The second load went to Latin American Lutheran…

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People City Mission in Lincoln Blessed

Central Nebraska Branch delivered bedding, clothing and suitcases to People City Mission, a new recipient in Lincoln, Nebraska. They are primarily a homeless shelter housing 350 men, women, and children on an average day along with a food kitchen. What blessings for our brothers and sisters in Lincoln, NE.

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Domestic Shipments in December Bless Many

Wisconsin Branch was busy in December 2017 with several deliveries within the US. Four of the deliveries included a total of 89,583 pounds of potatoes delivered to four different Texas towns with recipients that support border missions. They also shipped 15,000 pounds of potatoes and edible beans, clothing, medical equipment and furniture to Hanna from…

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Navajo Nation Blessed by OGT

Norfolk warehouse volunteers loaded 522 boxes of clothes and 12 pallets of various foods for Navajo Nation, a new recipient in Halbrook, AZ. The Navajo Nation population surpasses 250,000. The territory extends into the states of Utah, Arizona and New Mexico, covering over 27,000 square miles of unparalleled beauty which is larger than 10 of…

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Helping to Feed the Homeless and Those in Need

During December 2017 OGT helped tremendously with distributing food for the homeless and those in need within the US. Ysleta Mission in El Paso, TX received a load of various foods. Native American Heritage Association (NAHA) in Black Hawk, SD received 11 loads of various foods. NAHA assists families, individuals, schools and the elderly living…

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