THRIVENT MEMBER NETWORK - SOUTH REGION

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Member Benefit Generosity Spotlight: Thrivent Choice

Every year, members like you completely wow us by going out of your way for the causes you care about. As Thrivent Member Network – South Region – a local community of Thrivent members like you and for you – we’re here to help amplify the impact you make.

Through Thrivent Choice®, enrolled organizations can receive funding to help support their important work. The program allows you to make online personal donations and we will cover the processing fees so 100% of your donation goes to the organization you care about. And, if eligible, you can direct Thrivent Choice Dollars® to further amplify the impact.

However you choose to use your gifts, we’re here to help you make the most of them. Get started here

IMPACT IN OUR AREA

Be inspired by how our members are giving back and making positive change in their local communities!

Giving Tuesday 2019

Our region partnered with two non-profits for Giving Tuesday: Church Health (Memphis, TN) and Royal Family Kids Camp (Norman and Tulsa, OK). We far surpassed our goal of raising $40,000… we raised $113,816! With Thrivent’s contribution of $20,000 to our efforts, we raised a total $133, 816!

 

Team "Lets Can Hunger" donated 633 food items to Sardis United Methodist Church Food Pantry

Give Thanks and Give Back

23 teams of 185 volunteers collected a total of 17,539 food items to bless 23 food pantries across the region registered for the Give Thanks and Give Back initiative that took place in the month of December where teams of members, friends and church groups are coming together to collect 500+ canned items to give to their local food pantry to then receive a $500 gift multiplier for the food pantry from your South Thrivent Member Network! Therefore, we gave $11,500 to the food pantries! Congratulations on your impact of generosity!

Birmingham, AL Thrivent Member serves student with new socks and shoes.

Samaritan's Feet: Generosity is an expression of faith.

Around 30 Thrivent members and guests came together to serve hundreds of Central Park Elementary School students in Birmingham, AL this February. As a title one school, a majority of their students have limited access to basic necessities that play a large role in success at school- such as school supplies, nutritious meals and appropriate clothing items that fit and are seasonally appropriate. In our partnership with Samaritan's Feet, we were able to bless these students with new socks and shoes as as a foundation to spiritual and healthy living. Thank you Thrivent for pouring into our local communities and providing hope for the next generation!

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Have a question about your membership? Thinking about a career with Thrivent? Want to get more involved? Remember your Financial Professional is always happy to help! See below for additional member resources. 

National 2020 Financial Education Webinars

Join Thrivent online to help reach your 2020 goals by attending the More Than Money Matters web series. We're here to help provide financial clarity and encourage wise with money habits.

January webinar- Swipe2Saving: Saving Money in a Cash-free Age 

Watch the recording here.

Description: Saving money isn’t easy to do and the old standbys of change jars and envelopes don’t work in the increasingly cash-free age of smartphones. Viewers will explore how to build the habit of savings that will help you reach your goals.

February webinar- Economic Update

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Description: It seems that some financial topic is in the headlines every day. Should those headlines influence your decisions around your financial strategy? Attendees will learn how to use economic data to make wise decisions about their money.

March webinar- Identity Theft: What you Need to Know

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Descripton: March hosts National Consumer Protection week. Every two seconds, someone becomes a victim of identity fraud. It can put finances and credit ratings at risk – and that's just the beginning. This discussion will help participants learn how identity theft can occur, how to take steps to prevent it, and what to do if their identity is stolen.

LOCAL AND ONLINE RESOURCES

Don’t miss a beat on all of the great member network events!
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If you need to add or correct an email on record with Thrivent, simply log in to Thrivent.com with your username and password. Once in My Thrivent, select Manage My Profile > Update Personal Information > Edit Email > update your email address and select the red Save button. You can also call Member Services at 800-847-4836.

Network News Editions 

See the amazing impact our members have made, Thrivent news, and local and regional events in the latest Thrivent Member Network- South Region Network News! Check out our past newsletters as well to get up to date and to be inspired!

 

 

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