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Helping those who are hungry
November 18, 2016 | Sandra Gordon; excerpted from Thrivent magazine
A Thrivent member lives out Matthew 25:35-36 by helping provide children with the food and nutrition they need outside of school-provided meals.
Turning hope into reality
November 15, 2016
On Oct. 29, 2016, the American Cancer Society recognized Thrivent Financial with one of its highest honors, the Spirit of Hope Award. The honor is given each year to organizations and individuals who distinguish themselves in the fight against cancer. Among other initiatives, 2016 marked the second year in a row that Thrivent served as a national corporate sponsor of the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life event.
Words of hope: 13-year-old writes about her illness to inspire others
September 9, 2016 | Nicole Hurley; excerpted from Thrivent magazine
Not that long ago, Thrivent member Lily Pederson of Springfield, Ohio, loved riding her bike, blowing bubbles and playing on swing sets with her sister, Kate. But that all changed shortly after her 10th birthday.
Pint-sized chefs serve up generosity
August 15, 2016
Look around and you’ll see that generosity comes in all shapes, sizes – and ages. Just ask Amy Gutierrez. Like many Thrivent members, she wanted to make a difference in her community. A Thrivent Action Team was a great way to show her daughter, Kayla, that even though she was only 10 years old, she could “live generously,” too – and have fun doing it!