ThriventChoice_logoThrivent Choice, a program offered by Thrivent Financial that allows eligible members age 16 and older the power to recommend how Thrivent distributes some of its charitable outreach funds.

The Rural Health Initiative (RHI) was accepted in March 2015 as an eligible organization. The deadline to submit 2015 Thrivent Choice Dollars is March 31, 2016.

“We encourage all Thrivent members to check if they qualify for Choice Dollars. It’s a great way to support charitable organizations of your choice. We’re grateful for every Choice Dollar we receive.” – Shaya Hintz, Rural Health Initiative Program Manager

How It Works:
  • Eligible Thrivent members receive Choice Dollars, money that can be given to enrolled organizations of his/her choice.
  • Members choose a charitable organization to receive their Choice Dollars.
  • Thrivent sends a check to the charitable organization on behalf of the member.
Directing Choice Dollars is easy.
  • Online: Simply go to to learn more and find program terms and conditions.
  • Phone: Call 800-847-4836 and say “Thrivent Choice” after the prompt.
2015 Choice Dollars Deadline

The deadline to submit 2015 Thrivent Choice Dollars is March 31, 2016.

Additional Thrivent Choice Resources
  • Tri-fold Brochure [PDF]
  • Background Information [PDF]

Thank you for considering the Rural Health Initiative. Together, we can do even more to help strengthen communities and change lives.