Click here to read the official press release regarding changes to our Operation Manna Program!

For over 35 years, Operation Manna has been more than a grant program. Although eligible partners have received funding, they have also received help from experienced Diaconal Ministries’ staff in areas like leadership development, fundraising, strategic planning and more.

Click HERE to read a brief history of how Operation Manna got started!

As of March 1st, 2019, the Operation Manna Program will now be called NewGround.

We’ll be updating this page over the next couple of weeks! We appreciate your patience during this process.

If you have any questions about this program, please contact Tammy Heidbuurt, the Program Coordinator: