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Distribution in Republic of Georgia Extremely Appreciated

Recently Women for Justice in the Republic of Georgia distributed humanitarian aid to families living in extreme poverty. This shipment was loaded at the Norfolk warehouse with transportation costs being funded by Minnesota South Branch. The aid shared with families included quilts, clothing, coats, shoes, hygiene kits, heaters, medical equipment, Christmas Gift Boxes, toys, office…

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Christmas Boxes Received with Excitement

December 2018 Women for Justice in the Republic of Georgia delivered OGT Christmas boxes to children. The boxes contain toys, clothing and the Christmas story sharing about the birth of Jesus, our Lord and Savior. The children along with their parents were excited and rejoiced at the special gifts. Thank you to our supporters that…

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170 Miles for a New Pair of Crutches

Shaarkan Akymbekova lives in Kyrgyzstan and received a pair of crutches about 5 years ago from an OGT shipment. She has been disabled since her childhood and can walk only with the help of crutches. Now the crutches are old, Shaarkan repaired them many times but they can hardly be used. This dear lady came…

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Uzbekistan New Hope Rehab Center Thrilled

New Hope Rehabilitation Center In Uzbekistan unloaded blankets, linens, clothing, shoes, new undies, adult diapers, hygiene kits, medical equipment, orthopedic supplies, prosthetic limbs, bicycles, and toys which were shipped from New England branch in Terryville, CT. The Rehabilitation Center was thrilled with all the items to share with people in need, especially the medical equipment….

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God Works in Mysterious Ways

I’m sure that you have heard the statement: “God works in mysterious ways”. This is so true for Castle Rock’s Orphan Grain Train. On January 21st volunteers loaded a container of nothing but “winter” coats, sweaters and scarfs for Dushanbe, Tajikistan to be distributed by “Mayak” (Lighthouse); a Christian group sharing God’s love in a…

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Kyrgyzstan Blessed with Aid to Help Many

Social Charity Fund “Compassion” in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan will be receiving blankets, bedding, clothing, coats, shoes, canes, crutches, wheelchairs, walkers, commodes and tents from OGT’s Wisconsin Branch. “Compassion” works with families living in poverty, orphans, the disabled, elderly and blind. They are always grateful for the goods to share with those in need – thank you…

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Helping Haiti with Black Beans

The Wisconsin Branch purchased 80,000 pounds of black beans and funded the transportation for half to ship to Liberia and the other half for Haiti from the Norfolk warehouse.  Both shipments left this week and will serve many families receiving aid through Lutheran AID Ministries in Liberia.  Help For Haiti will share the black beans…

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