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Groceries Sent to Texas Food Pantry

On April 9th OGT purchased and shipped nearly $13,400.00 worth of groceries from Lou’s Thrifty Way in Norfolk, NE to Trinity Klein Lutheran Church in Spring, TX. This is part of our continued hurricane relief efforts with stocking shelves of their food pantry that serves local residents still struggling with the effects of hurricane Harvey and…

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Third Bedroom Unit Arrives in Texas

The week of March 19th OGT delivered its third bedroom unit to Texas; this one was placed at Trinity Lutheran Church in Corpus Christi. The bedroom unit will be used by volunteers helping with clean up and rebuilding homes damaged by Hurricane Harvey last August. OGT is committed to assisting those affected by Hurricane Harvey for…

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Youth Excited to Help OGT

On March 12th, 2018 students and their advisers from National Junior Honor Society at Lutheran Central School in Brownstown, IN helped at the Indiana Branch warehouse located in Jonesville. They diligently worked for 2 1/2 hours serving as the hands of Jesus’ love in sorting and sizing clothes. They were a joy to work with…

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New Domestic Recipient Sends a Grateful Thank You

In February 2018 the Norfolk warehouse delivered a load of various foods and sportswear to a new recipient, Natahani Ranch in Halbrook, AZ. Bob Seymour sent a few words of gratitude the food and clothing: “We cannot Thank you enough for the food and clothing you have delivered to our door step. We have been…

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Help for the Homeless

Central Nebraska Branch in Grand Island delivered quilts, sleeping mats, winter accessories, coats, clothes and suitcases to People City Mission in Lincoln, NE. The Mission offers shelters for families and individuals along with other programs to help the less fortunate change their lives in positive ways.

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Gifts for Children’s Ranch

Wisconsin Branch volunteers loaded quilts, blankets, sleeping mats, diapers, toys, stuffed animals, school supplies, sports equipment, coats, shoes, clothes, layette kits, household items, furniture and medical equipment for Cornerstone Children’s Ranch in Quemado, TX. Cornerstone is grateful to receive the gifts to assist children and families in their residential program, outreach programs and facilities.

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Generous Donation and Delivery of Wheat

Paul Kerschner, assistant warehouse manager at OGT’s Rocky Mountain Branch in Julesburg, CO is also a wheat farmer with his wife Carolyn. Paul and Carolyn donated to Rocky MT Branch 2,500 pounds of wheat that was clean and bagged. It was decided to donate the wheat to Pastor Heimer with Ysleta Mission in El Paso,…

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