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Troubleshooting Storage Problem No Longer Concern

Houston Branch is newer and growing so they had been troubleshooting the lack of storage space. Through prayer and talking with others, a 40-foot trailer with an office room and storage was provided by Mobile Modular! Thank you! Houston Branch is currently raising money to build a warehouse so this container is a blessing for…

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Packing Day A Lot of Fun and Successful

Houston Branch had volunteers from Zion and Trinity Lutheran Downtown that worked hand-in-hand during a packing day at Zion Lutheran Church. Fun and success were had by all with over 70 boxes packed! Blessings abound! Next Packing Day will be April 2nd 8:00-Noon at Zion Lutheran Church. Come join the fun if in the Houston…

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PreK Through 5th Graders Learn About Orphan Grain Train

During Lutheran Schools Week March 7-11, Houston’s Branch manager, Mike Rathje, and Board members Holly and Marti shared information about OGT with PreK through 5th grade students. The students were anxiously, ready and willing to volunteer during the hands-on time learning how to sort, count and pack the clothes. They were reminded how children can…

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Packing Event a Great Success

OGT’s Houston Branch had a packing event that included more than 25 volunteers representing five community churches. They were able to pack 80+ boxes and relocate heavy shelving from the container to make room for the newly packed inventory. It was a cold day for Houstonians but the smiles were warm. Thank you volunteers for…

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