Many companies give back.
Thrivent Financial helps their members live generously.
If you are a Thrivent member, you can offer hope and show your generosity through the following programs. We would appreciate if you would consider Loaves and Fishes while dedicating your member benefits.
 
Thrivent Choice®
With Thrivent Choice®, you can recommend where some of Thrivent Financial's charitable outreach funds go. Since 2010, more than $330 million has been distributed to churches and nonprofits nationwide. When designating funds to Loaves and Fishes, note our legal name: Loaves & Fishes Too.
 
 
 
It starts with an idea powered by your passion. Bring a volunteer team together to make an immediate impact on a cause you care about. It's easy to get started! Click "Thrivent Action Team" now, then the "Apply Now" link under TAKE ACTION along the right side of the webpage.  This will take you to your member login page. From there, you can fill out and submit your application online. View a sample application here.
 
 
Project Examples
 
Past Projects:
  • Farm Shed Organizing Project: Used seed funds to purchase racks, hangers, etc to help organize farm shed.
  • Farm Compost: Used seed funds to purchase lumber and supplies to build a compost unit for the farm.
  • A Warehouse Affair:  Used seed funds to purchase name tags, programs and other event supplies.
  • Dining Site Volunteer: Used seed funds to help purchase food for evening’s service.
     
Current Needs/Project Ideas:
 
  • Dining Sites: Volunteer and use seed funds to help purchase any needed kitchen items such as food, utensils, garbage bags, rags, etc.
  • Bingo: Volunteer at one of our bingo events. Use seed funds to purchase needed supplies for event (ie. bingo cards, daubers, prizes, etc)
  • Volunteer Appreciation Chili-Cook Off: Volunteer for set up, decorations and/or day of.  Use seed funds for supplies needed such as name tags, programs, cups, plates, decorations, etc.
  • A Warehouse Affair: Volunteer for set up, decorations and/or night of. Use seed funds for the supplies needed such as name tags, programs, cups, plates, decoration, etc.
 
Contact Us for More Information and Assistance
Patti Sinykin, Director of Development, psinykin@loavesandfishesmn.org | 612.392.5881
 
We are here to help:
  • Coordinate seed fund purchases.
  • Discuss thoughts and project ideas.
  • Complete the Action Team Application.
  • Schedule a Thrivent and Loaves & Fishes' representative speak at your church and/or committee.