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Congratulations Rev. Ray Wilke

We are proud to announce that OGT’s President Rev. Ray Wilke will be honored as one of the recipients of the 2018 Philanthropy Award in Norfolk, NE! Rev. Wilke along with five other winners will be receiving the award on Saturday, February 3 at Celebrate Giving event at the Lifelong Learning Center in Norfolk, NE. Each fall, the Philanthropy Council of Northeast Nebraska seeks nominations of those who have given of their time, talent and treasure to make Northeast Nebraska a better place. What a wonderful recognition of the vision and dedication Rev. Wilke has given to Orphan Grain Train the past 26 years. Thank you and Congratulations!


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