Give Thanks and Give Back - Nebraska Region

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With an increased need for food security, the Thrivent Member Network - Nebraska Region is hosting a November Food Shelf Challenge.

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Open to the first 50 Thrivent clients!

From Nov. 1 – Nov. 30, collect 500 non-perishable food items or more for your local food shelf and the organization will receive $500 from the Thrivent Member Network - Nebraska Region. See details below!

Calling all clients with membership in the Nebraska Region! With Thanksgiving approaching, your Thrivent Member Network challenges you to make a difference by collecting food for your local food shelf. Partner with your church members, Sunday school, youth group, coworkers, neighbors, civic group, school or any like-hearted people, and your efforts will be doubled by a Generosity Multiplier Gift from your Thrivent Member Network.

To become eligible for the Generosity Multiplier Gift:

1. Register your food drive here on Eventbrite. Available to the first 50 confirmed registrations. You will be contacted by Stacia at Nebraska to confirm eligibility for you as a client and the food shelf as a 501c3 nonprofit.

2. After approval has been given, collect at least 500 individual containers of non-perishable foods between 11/1 to 11/30/21 and stack them into a creative design. AMPLIFY your project by applying for a Thrivent Action Team to supplement your collection. (Please follow seed money guidelines.)

3. Create a poster featuring the following information: date, your group name and city, number of food items, and the name plus full address of your local food shelf.

4. Take a picture of your food collection along with the poster (and if possible, at least one person wearing a Thrivent LIVE GENEROUSLY® T-shirt) Post your photo on Facebook page and tag us with @NebraskaTMN ( ) OR email to If your local food shelf has a Facebook page, remember to tag it, too!

5. Complete a simple online report for the Thrivent Member Network - Nebraska Region stating the number of volunteers, names of main contributing volunteers, and number of volunteer hours completed. $500 will be directed to the food shelves after the report has been received. The Survey Monkey report link will be sent via email following approval of your pledged drive. All reports must be received by 12/14/2021.

Nebraska Region Thrivent Member Network’s Generosity Multiplier Gift will be mailed directly to your food shelf upon completion of the collection and report. The challenge will provide gifts up to the total of $25,000.

*One submission per church/group/food shelf and one Generosity Multiplier Gift per submission, up to a maximum of $500. The challenge will provide gifts up to the total of $25,000. Registration will close once 50 different Thrivent members host 50 separate food drives benefiting 50 different food shelves in the Nebraska Region.

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