2012 Annual Report
The Annual Report is hot off the press, and can be accessed by clicking the red text: OGT 2012 Annual Report [PDF]
KLOVE recently interviewed our Director of Public Relations for a program that aired on Mother’s Day. The program will air again but the dates are not known at this time. Here is a link for the program if you are interested:
Help for Liberia
A shipment for Liberia was loaded in Norfolk May 14th. Some of the inventory included 8 boxes of Bibles, 175 boxes of clothing, 28,800 Kids Against Hunger meals, 105 boxes of medical supplies, 24 boxes of school supplies, 14 PET wheelchairs, hygiene kits, school desks, and other relief supplies. Thank you, volunteers.
Help for Native Americans
A semi-load of clothing was loaded on Friday and left for Blackhawk, South Dakota Monday morning. Native American Heritage Association, our distribution partner, works to assist destitute families on reservations in South Dakota and Wyoming.
New Ghana Recipient
A shipment for Bethel Bible College in Ghana is loading in Norfolk this morning. Ten boxes of Bibles, 315 boxes of clothing, 70 boxes of bedding and linens, 15 hospital beds with mattresses, 14 PET wheelchairs, walkers, crutches, bicycles, and other relief supplies will be on their way shortly. There is also a box of books to be delivered to an LCMS missionary there in Ghana.
Clayton Andrews Receives Award
Click link for video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zDpdaaOEPSE
Charity Navigator Gives OGT Highest Rating
Today Charity Navigator announced that Orphan Grain Train has received a rating of 4 stars, which is their highest rating for nonprofits. For accountability and transparency, a perfect score of 70 was achieved. The overall score of 69.7 was just .3 shy of a perfect score. Click on the Charity Navigator icon at the bottom of the page to view the full report.