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Shipment Loaded for Panama Will Provide Aid for Many In Need

On Monday, Oct. 26 Orphan Grain Train—Michigan loaded its next international shipment. Supplies were sent from the Orphan Grain Train—Michigan Center to Casa de Refugio (House of Refuge) Puerto Caimito, La Chorrera, Panama. 10 tons of humanitarian supplies and relief were loaded by 31 volunteers onto a 40-foot high-cube shipping container. The shipment included 1,400…

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First International Shipment Destined for Kyrgyzstan

On November 21 the Michigan Branch volunteers loaded their first international shipment which was to Kyrgyzstan! Compassion International will soon be receiving quilts, gloves/hats/scarves/belts, coats, clothes, shoes, towels/washcloths, medical equipment, wheelchairs and bikes to share with families living in poverty, the elderly and disabled individuals. In April 2018 was the forming of the Michigan branch…

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Historic Day For OGT Michigan Branch

February 8, 2019 was an historic day for Orphan Grain Train—Michigan. Through the bounty coming from God’s people, a first distribution was made of 285 “flood buckets” containing cleanup supplies much needed in southeast Ohio which experienced flooding. The relief items were sent to H.A.R.P. (Helping Appalachian Rural Peoples), an organization which meets basic needs…

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