Browsing Tag: National Office

Grain Bins Painted

The grain bins by the Norfolk warehouse are receiving a much-needed face lift.  They are being painted with the words ‘Orphan Grain Train’ painted on two sides.  To reach the top portion of the grain elevator, OGT had to rent a special boom from Minnesota! The painting of the grain elevator is complete! Construction of…

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Thrivent Action Team A Fun Success

During lunch on May 10th, Chris Carstens, OGT’s Inventory Manager hosted a dual Thrivent Action Team event to assemble Hygiene Kits and School Kits. It all began with towel & washcloth sets and bookbags that were gathered at the Thrivent Annual Celebration of Membership held at the SAC Museum. To this, two action team events…

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Long Time Volunteer Will Be Truly Missed

OGT staff is heartbroken with the passing of John Fehrs, a dedicated Norfolk warehouse volunteer for the past 28 years. If you ever came to the warehouse and saw someone driving the forklift, it was probably John. He was a pro with tight turns and strategically placing pallets. He was committed to helping load shipments…

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