Together with donors, we are able to address a number of pressing and unmet needs facing our shared community. Over time, donors have given in support of international disaster relief. By supporting these ever-changing community needs, we can achieve effective, positive and lasting change.
You can support these needs by doing the following:
Request a grant
Through your donor-advised fund, you can request grants to relief efforts using our online fund login.
Support the Disaster Response & Resiliency Impact Fund
Due to the massive scope of natural disasters, recovery often continues for months and years. Through research and collaboration with charities in affected areas, Thrivent Charitable works to distribute grant support through its Disaster Response & Resiliency Impact Fund. To give to this Impact Fund, contact us.
Our knowledgeable staff is here to help you identify and support targeted and affected areas of your choosing. For assistance identifying specific charities to support, contact us.
Hurricane Florence & Hurricane Michael
In 2018, donors gave $900,000 in relief donations for Hurricanes Florence and Michael, with donations matched by Thrivent.
Individuals, churches and Thrivent provided over $1 million in relief for homes and buildings destroyed in the 2018 California Wildfires.
Lutheran World Relief
We distributed a grant in 2017 to LWR to assist with relief and reconstruction efforts in the Caribbean, Puerto Rico, Northern Haiti and Cuba.