Browsing Category: International Aid

Joining Forces to Ship Goods

Mid-Atlantic and New England Branches joined forces to ship a load of goods to Pampali Evangelical Lutheran Church in Latvia. Mid-Atlantic Branch volunteers loaded bikes, toys, school supplies, sewing fabric, quilts, bedding, clothes, shoes, hygiene items, and medical equipment and added to that was coats, shoes, boots and clothing from New England Branch volunteers. What…

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Ukraine to Receive Shipment Full of Blessings

During the week of July 9th the volunteers at North Dakota Branch in Jamestown loaded a shipment for Kiev, Ukraine. This shipment of blankets, quilts, clothing, coats, and shoes will be going to the Charitable Organization “Castor”, a new OGT recipient that assists children and families living in poverty. Thank you to all the volunteers…

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Liberia Recipient Expresses Thanks

At the June Board Meeting of the Maryland Branch, recipient Joe Boway brought thanks from the people of Liberia, especially the children. Joe, a refugee who escaped the worn-torn country, now lives in the United States. He returns to Liberia several times a year to help rebuild his homeland. He has been establishing Christian schools…

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Shipment Will Bless Many

Joe Boway with Lutheran Church and Schools in Liberia is excited to be receiving a baptismal font, school supplies, backpacks, books, chalk boards, desks and hygiene supplies that were loaded yesterday at the Maryland Branch in Millersville. Joe loves to offer the children an education to stop the cycle of poverty but most importantly to…

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Kyrgyzstan Shipment Blesses Many In Need

Social Charity Fund ‘Compassion’ in Kyrgyzstan received a shipment of goods and medical equipment from OGT’s Wisconsin Branch. ‘Compassion’ works with various groups and distribution for this shipment included boarding schools for handicapped children, eight nursing homes, surgical center and society for blind and deaf. They also have a group of volunteers called ‘Kyrgyzstan Jashtary’…

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Shipment to India Loaded and Sent Off

On June 25th the Maryland Branch volunteers loaded a shipment of blankets, office furniture, medical equipment, school supplies, desks and furnishings for Ranipet, India. Scudder Memorial Hospital is a Christian medical college hospital which will be receiving the blessings for their facility and to share throughout the community for those that need medical and school…

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