News From YLM Human Care

Thrivent Action Teams

Thrivent Financial for Christians is providing funds that individual Thrivent members can apply for to carry out projects at YLM and other charities. Are you a member of Thrivent? Consider some of these projects needed at YLM:

These three friends used $250 from Thrivent Financial's "Action Team" program to purchase hygiene products.  They spent a few hours at YLM in  February combining them with other donated items for distribution to families in need.

These three friends used $250 from Thrivent Financial’s “Action Team” program to purchase hygiene products. They spent a few hours at YLM in February combining them with other donated items for distribution to families in need.

Assembly of Items to Help Families in Need

Food, School Supplies, Hygiene Supplies

  1. Contact Elvira Viramontes at YLM (915-240-1452) for a list of most needed items and coordinate a date for the project.
  2. Apply for the Thrivent Action Team funds at thrivent.com
  3. Purchase the needed items with the $250 debit card Thrivent provides
  4. Assemble the packages for distribution (either at YLM or at your church/school/home and deliver to YLM)
  5. Share the good news with Thrivent and with your friends.

Building or Maintenance Projects at YLM or for Families in Need

Mission Maintenance, YLM Campus Projects, Home Improvement

  1. Contact Chris Hill at YLM (915-487-0624) for a list of maintenance projects and materials needed and coordinate a date for the project.
  2. Apply for the Thrivent Action Team funds at thrivent.com
  3. Purchase the project materials with the $250 debit card Thrivent provides
  4. Swing those hammers, paint those walls, pull those weeds, patch those walls…
  5. Share the good news with Thrivent and with your friends.

Hold a Fund Raiser for YLM

Thrivent will allow their action team funds to serve as seed money for your fundraising project so that you can purchase the materials (food, advertising, etc…) that you need.  A fundraiser for a particular project or for “the greatest need” is a great way you and your team can help.

Apply for Thrivent Action Team Funds

 

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