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2014-08-05 12:28:34

Organization to have presence at eight Christian music festivals throughout the country MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thrivent Financial, a not-for-profit financial services organization that helps Christians be wise with money and live generously, has announced its plans to sponsor eight Christian music festivals taking place in August and September across the country. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140805/133619 By engaging in these sponsorships, Thrivent will create...

2014-02-26 08:32:48

Communities nationally and internationally to benefit from funds and volunteer support ATLANTA, Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Habitat for Humanity International announced today that Thrivent Financial for Lutherans will commit $12 million in 2014 to Habitat through the Thrivent Builds with Habitat for Humanity partnership. The funding will be utilized by three programs within the Thrivent Builds partnership: Thrivent Builds Homes, Thrivent Builds Worldwide and Thrivent Builds Repairs. From...

2011-05-10 16:39:00

In the news release, Thrivent Financial Commits up to $275,000 for Tornado Disaster Relief, issued 10-May-2011 by Thrivent Financial for Lutherans over PR Newswire, we are advised by the organization that in the fourth paragraph, first sentence, "The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod (LCMS) Human Relief and Human Care" should be "LCMS World Relief and Human Care" as originally issued inadvertently. The complete, corrected release follows: Thrivent Financial Commits up to $275,000 for Tornado...

2011-05-10 13:19:00

Organization seeks to encourage member donations, fundraising through supplemental funding MINNEAPOLIS, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Thrivent Financial for Lutherans has committed up to $275,000 for disaster relief in response to tornadoes that ripped through Alabama, Mississippi, Georgia and Tennessee on April 27. The funding includes up to $250,000 designed to supplement funding through Thrivent Financial chapter service teams nationwide, and $25,000 in additional "Care in...

2011-01-18 00:00:40

Speaker Focuses on Financial Literacy and Education throughout the United States Cedar Falls, IA (PRWEB) January 17, 2011 The CBE Group, Inc. (CBE), a leader in the debt collection industry, announced that it will sponsor keynote speaker, Mr. Theodore R. Daniels, at the 22nd annual State of Iowa Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration. The event will be held today at the Iowa Historical Building beginning at 10:45 a.m. with guest of honor, Governor-elect Terry Branstad. Mr. Daniels is the...

2009-12-04 08:56:00

MINNEAPOLIS, Dec. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Habitat for Humanity International and Thrivent Financial for Lutherans celebrated the completion of the 2,000th house built worldwide culminating their four-year, $125 million alliance. This milestone home is located at 1917 Hillside Avenue North in Minneapolis. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20050501/NYSU020LOGO ) Volunteers and other supporters attended the dedication celebration along with Suaada Abdiaziz and Abdikalik Abdulahi who...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.