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$26 billion

faith-based voice on Capitol Hill

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27 years

making an impact as a national network

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6 million

people empowered across 1,400 communities


Consumer Technology Association Foundation Supports Lutheran Services in America Robotics Program to Combat Social Isolation

Lutheran Services in America and the Consumer Technology Association Foundation are partnering for the fifth straight year to combat social isolation amongst older adults at Lyngblomsten in St. Paul, Minnesota.

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Housing Solutions Summit Brings Together over 60 Leaders

At our Health and Housing Solutions Summit, Lutheran Services in America united 60 leaders to foster dialogue on the housing crisis, examine our collective Lutheran response, and share solutions. Participants left energized, with plans to advance flexible funding, scale practices, and amplify our faith-based voice.

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CMS Final Medicaid Access Rule — Action Moves to States

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services finalized its Medicaid Access Rule, which will impact the direct care workforce, access to home- and community-based services (HCBS), safety protections and quality measures.

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Transforming Child Welfare: Reflections from the Results Network Convening in Chicago

Members of the Results Network gathered in Chicago to advance innovative solutions for keeping families together and transforming child welfare. Through somatic practices, data walks, and developing communication tools, we focused on fostering resilience and equity, emphasizing the importance of genuine connections and collective action.

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Lutheran Services in America Deepens Commitment to Family Stabilization with $3.5 Million Investment to Expand Supports and Services

The investment expands the work of the organization’s Family Stabilization Initiative (FSI), a key component of the Results Innovation Lab (RIL), and aims to engage 700 families in crisis to address long-standing racial disparities in child welfare.

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What Happens When We Come Together

Through our collective efforts, we continue to strengthen our shared future by growing leadership, catalyzing innovation and amplifying our united, faith-based voice. Discover inspiring stories of what we can achieve when we come together to work hand in hand in our 2023 annual report.

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Lutheran Services in America Urges Changes in New Requirements to Ensure Quality Access to Care for Older Adults

In response to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ final rules for skilled nursing facilities and HCBS providers, Lutheran Services in America urges the administration to reconsider implementing these rules without further changes to address workforce shortages and adequate reimbursement rates.

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LSA-DN Summer Meeting 2024

Join us in St. Paul, Minnesota, for the LSA-DN Summer Meeting.

July 23, 2024 - July 25, 2024



Advancing Equity: Applying Healing-centered Engagement to your Leadership Practice

Join our four-part virtual workshop, where we will collectively navigate the four pivots of healing-centered engagement.

July 24, 2024

1:00–3:30 p.m. ET



2024 Lutheran Information Technology Conference

Join LITN for its 2024 conference in Chicago.

September 15, 2024 - September 17, 2024




300 health and human services organizations in 1,400 communities



Mill Neck Boosts Vaccination Education in New York

Through our network's partnership with the National Council on Aging, Mill Neck is helping New Yorkers become more aware of the importance of being vaccinated and how it keeps them protected through recently produced PSAs.

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Lutheran Social Services of the Southwest Spreads Holiday Warmth with Blanket Drive for Older Adults

Lutheran Social Services of the Southwest is bringing early Christmas cheer to seniors, delivering blankets directly to their homes.

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New Headquarters Marks “New Beginning” for Lutheran Family Services

The new headquarters allows Lutheran Family Services to continue its mission of bringing safety, hope and wellbeing to the people it serves.

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LCS Northwest Supports Afghan Family’s Search for New Home

Many refugees who seek asylum in the United States end up living on the streets while seeking a home. Lutheran Community Services Northwest steps in to fill the gap to help refugees like Hamid Stanikzai rebuild their lives.

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“Serving on the Board of Lutheran Services in America is a calling for me. They are on the forefront of innovation, with nationwide impact that will help lift up children, families and communities. We’re hoping you can join us on this journey. We need you. Will you join me?”

Dr. Antonio Oftelie

Executive Director
Leadership for a Networked World
Harvard University